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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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DOUBLE chins can be genetic, in which case the fat is hard to shift.
JAW DROPPING What do we say to an injection which could melt away double chins and Churchill-like jowls during your lunch break?
As a physician, I'm enthusiastic about the potential for an 'in-office' facial injectable treatment to reduce our patients' double chins, an issue of increasing concern for our patients, but not easily or effectively treated today," said Dr.
The onset of grey or thinning hair, bad teeth and double chins are other reasons he is seen as past it.
While surgery is a viable option for some, many individuals cling to diet and exercise hoping to eradicate their double chins.
London, October 8 ( ANI ): Injections of heat-producing cells that can burn off body fat could help dieters lose their double chins and spare tyres without affecting the rest of the body, researchers say.
Double chins, saggy boobs and facial wrinkles were other hang-ups suffered by British women.
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In fact, as far as I can see, they wear their own potbellies and double chins with pride, a sort of testimony to their beer-drinking prowess.
She used to be well fit in those videos, but every time I see her nowadays there are double chins or cellulite.
Our jawline has wider, thicker muscles than our cheeks, and they have a considerable capacity for expansion - leading to double chins.