adeps

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin adeps (fat, lard).

Noun[edit]

adeps (uncountable)

  1. (physiology) Soft or liquid animal fat.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (soft or liquid fat): lard

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Noun[edit]

adeps m (genitive adipis); third declension

  1. fat, lard, grease
  2. corpulence, obesity
  3. sapwood

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative adeps adipēs
genitive adipis adipum
dative adipī adipibus
accusative adipem adipēs
ablative adipe adipibus
vocative adeps adipēs

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