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buc·cu·la

(bŭk'yū-lă),
A fatty puffing under the chin.
Synonym(s): double chin
[L. dim. of bucca, cheek]

double chin

See buccula.
A layer of subcutaneous fat located at the anterior neck which is covered by sagging or stretched skin, creating a redundancy, making the owner appear as if he/she has a second or third chin

buc·cu·la

(bŭkyū-lă)
Excess skin and fat under the chin.
Synonym(s): double chin.
[L. dim. of bucca, cheek]

buc·cu·la

(bŭkyū-lă)
A fatty puffing under the chin.
Synonym(s): double chin.
[L. dim. of bucca, cheek]
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