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exogenous obesityObesity caused by overeating (as opposed to endogenous obesity, which is caused by a physical abnormality such as metabolism defects).
ex·og·e·nous o·be·si·ty(eks-oj'ĕ-nŭs ō-bē'si-tē)
State of overweight caused by overeating.
Obesity due to an excessive intake of food.
See also: obesity