liposis
1. SYN: adiposis. 2. Fatty infiltration, neutral fats being present in the cells. SEE ALSO: lipolipoidosis. [lipo- + G. -osis, condition]

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li·po·sis li-'pō-səs, lī- n, pl li·po·ses -.sēz OBESITY

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li·po·sis (lĭ-poґsis) [lipo- + -osis] lipomatosis.

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