lipotrophy
An increase of fat in the body. [lipo- + G. trophe, nourishment]

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li·pot·ro·phy (lĭ-potґrə-fe) [lipo- + -trophy] increase of bodily fat.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • lipotrophic — Relating to lipotrophy. * * * lipo·tro·phic (lip″o troґfik) 1. pertaining to or characterized by lipotrophy. 2. causing lipotrophy …   Medical dictionary

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