adiposity


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ad·i·pos·i·ty

(ad-i-pos'i-tē),
1. Synonym(s): obesity
2. Excessive accumulation of lipids in a site or organ.

adiposity

/ad·i·pos·i·ty/ (ad″ĭ-pos´ĭ-te) obesity.
cerebral adiposity  fatness due to cerebral disease, especially of the hypothalamus.

adiposity

(1) The state of containing fat; colloquially, overweight.
(2) Obesity, see there.
(3) Lipomatosis.

ad·i·pos·i·ty

(ad'i-pos'i-tē)
1. Synonym(s): obesity.
2. Excessive accumulation of lipids in a site or organ.

ad·i·pos·i·ty

(ad'i-pos'i-tē)
1. Synonym(s): obesity.
2. Excessive accumulation of lipids in a site or organ.

adiposity

obesity.
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Adiposity index increased significantly in manner in obese animals (G3, G4 > G1, G2).
We began our analyses by describing the central tendency and distribution of child adiposity at 8 y of age according to covariates.
Conclusion: The results indicate low CRF in young females and a strong inverse relationship between fitness levels and adiposity in young adults of both genders.
The accuracy refers to the ability of BMI, wC, C Index, and WHtR to discriminate adolescents with central adiposity from those without excess body fat.
Forced multiple linear regression models were constructed with adiposity and pedometry variables as dependent variables and report the association between variables with zero-order correlation coefficients.
Uncontrolled eating behaviour such as eating fast emotional overeating and a lower satiety responsiveness were also associated with higher body adiposity.
6] Increase in adiposity as indicated by BMI, waist circumference (WC), and waist to hip ratio is considered to be a significant risk factor for T2DM in childhood and adolescence.
The researchers found no evidence for medication or physical activity affecting the link between adiposity and atypical MDD.
The research found that the gut-specific bacterial enzyme, BSH, is capable of directing local and systemic gene-expression profiles in metabolic pathways that influence weight gain and adiposity in the host.
Abdominal adiposity indicators were assessed by waist and hip circumferences (WC and HC respectively; cm) and the waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) was calculated.