adipokinin ad·i·po·ki·nin (ād’ə-pō-kī’nĭn)
An anterior pituitary hormone that mobilizes fat from adipose tissue. Also called adipokinetic hormone.
- Adiponecrosis neonatorum
adiponecrosis neonatorum adiponecrosis neonatorum adiponecrosis ne·o·na·to·rum (nē’ō-nā-tôr’əm) n. See sclerema neonatorum.
a colorless liquid, C 6 H 8 N 2 , used chiefly as an intermediate in the manufacture of nylon.
fatty; consisting of, resembling, or relating to fat. animal fat stored in the fatty tissue of the body. Historical Examples The interstices between the different muscles are filled with adipose matter, or fat. A Treatise on Anatomy, Physiology, and Hygiene (Revised Edition) Calvin Cutter This was an office lined with adipose, with no work to […]