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 +Science: anatomy) [[connective tissue]] that has been specialised to store fat. 
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 +Adipocyte. A kind of body tissue containing stored fat that serves as a source of energy; adipose [[tissue]] also cushions and insulates vital organs; fatty tissue protected them from the severe cold. 
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 +See also:
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 +[[Adipose]]
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 +[[Adipose Cells]]
  
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