corpulency

  • 1Corpulency — Corpulence Cor pu*lence (k?r p? lens), Corpulency Cor pu*len*cy (k?r p? len s?), n. [L. corpulentia: cf. F. corpulence.] [1913 Webster] 1. Excessive fatness; fleshiness; obesity. [1913 Webster] 2. Thickness; density; compactness. [Obs.] [1913… …

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  • 2corpulency — noun (plural cies) Date: 1577 corpulence …

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  • 3corpulency — cor·pu·len·cy lən sē n, pl cies CORPULENCE * * * cor·pu·len·cy (korґpu len″se) [L. corpulentia] obesity …

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  • 4corpulency — n. fatness, fleshiness, obesity …

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  • 5corpulency — n. See corpulence …

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  • 6corpulency — cor·pu·len·cy …

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  • 7corpulency — noun more than average fatness • Syn: ↑fleshiness, ↑obesity • Derivationally related forms: ↑obese (for: ↑obesity), ↑fleshy (for: ↑ …

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  • 8corpulence, corpulency — SYN: obesity. [L. corpulentia, magnification of corpus, body] …

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  • 9Corpulence — Cor pu*lence (k?r p? lens), Corpulency Cor pu*len*cy (k?r p? len s?), n. [L. corpulentia: cf. F. corpulence.] [1913 Webster] 1. Excessive fatness; fleshiness; obesity. [1913 Webster] 2. Thickness; density; compactness. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The… …

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  • 10Daniel Lambert — For other people named Daniel Lambert, see Daniel Lambert (disambiguation). Daniel Lambert by Benjamin Marshall, c. 1806 Daniel Lambert (13 March 1770 – 21 June 1809) was a gaol keeper[n …

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  • 11Obesity — The state of being well above ones normal weight. A person has traditionally been considered to be obese if they are more than 20 percent over their ideal weight. That ideal weight must take into account the person’s height, age, sex, and build.… …

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  • 12Ламберт, Дэниел — В Википедии есть статьи о других людях с такой фамилией, см. Ламберт. Дэниел Ламберт Daniel Lambert Портрет работы Бенджамина Маршалла. Около 1806 …

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  • 13Fatness — Fat ness, n. 1. The quality or state of being fat, plump, or full fed; corpulency; fullness of flesh. [1913 Webster] Their eyes stand out with fatness. Ps. lxxiii. 7. [1913 Webster] 2. Hence; Richness; fertility; fruitfulness. [1913 Webster] Rich …

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  • 14Charles Warren Greene — (1840–1920) was an American journalist and author, born in Belchertown, Massachusetts. He graduated from Brown University in 1863 and received his M.D. from Dartmouth College in 1867.[citation needed] He wrote much on natural science for… …

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  • 15William Wadd — (21 June 1776 29 August 1829) was a 19th century British surgeon and medical author.Wadd, the eldest son of Solomon Wadd ( d . 1821), a surgeon, who lived and practised for more than half a century in Basinghall Street, London, was born on 1776,… …

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  • 16corpulence — /kawr pyeuh leuhns/, n. bulkiness or largeness of body; fatness; portliness. Also, corpulency. [1350 1400; ME < L corpulentia. See CORPULENT, ENCE] * * * …

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