fattiness

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n fattiness having the property of containing fat "he recommended exercise to reduce my adiposity"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Fattiness State or quality of being fatty.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n fattiness The state of being fatty; grossness; greasiness.
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Quotations

  • Dean William R. Inge
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    “I think middle-age is the best time, if we can escape the fatty degeneration of the conscience which often sets in at about fifty.”
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
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    “In marriage, a man becomes slack and selfish, and undergoes a fatty degeneration of his moral being.”

Usage

In literature:

These fatty substances occur in the stem, but are much more abundant in the cap, especially in the fruiting portion.
"Studies of American Fungi. Mushrooms, Edible, Poisonous, etc." by George Francis Atkinson
Here and there there was an exception, and these included Fatty Hendry and Dan Soppinger.
"The Rover Boys at Big Horn Ranch" by Edward Stratemeyer
The oily and fatty, as well as the starchy portions, are digested in the small intestines.
"Alcohol: A Dangerous and Unnecessary Medicine, How and Why" by Martha M. Allen
Fatty acids in guano, 305.
"Manures and the principles of manuring" by Charles Morton Aikman
The insoluble fatty acids amounted, as last stated, to 93.94 per cent.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 488, May 9, 1885" by Various
Then the rest'll come after, and it's Fatty as tells yer so.
"Nobody's Girl" by Hector Malot
A little aft of "midships" a pyramidal lump of fatty substance projected several feet above the line of the vertebras.
"The Ocean Waifs" by Mayne Reid
A little fatty, but tender.
"Beyond Lies the Wub" by Philip Kindred Dick
She touched a well-browned, fatty morsel, and then put her fingers into her mouth.
"In the Morning of Time" by Charles G. D. Roberts
Their humps are composed of a fatty substance.
"Harper's Young People, August 3, 1880" by Various
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In poetry:

You will not march for Fatty Arbuckle,
Though he have yet a favourable press,
Tender as San Francisco to St. Francis
Or all the angels of Los Angeles.
"To the Unknown Warrior" by Gilbert Keith Chesterton
Hey! now! Come hoy now! Whither do you wander?
Up, down, near or far, here, there or yonder?
Sharp-ears, Wise-nose, Swish-tail and Bumpkin,
White-socks my little lad, and old Fatty Lumpkin!
"Tom Bombadil's Song" by J R R Tolkien
I ate pancakes one night in a Pancake House
Run by a lady my age. She was gay.
When I told her that I came from Pasadena
She laughed and said, "I lived in Pasadena
When Fatty Arbuckle drove the El Molino bus."
"The Player Piano" by Randall Jarrell
I felt that I had met someone from home.
No, not Pasadena, Fatty Arbuckle.
Who's that? Oh, something that we had in common
Like — like — the false armistice. Piano rolls.
She told me her house was the first Pancake House
"The Player Piano" by Randall Jarrell

In news:

Whitney Houston's daughter cited in Ga. Milwaukee's Fatty Acids, Sat.
Foie gras, French for "fatty liver," is produced from the diseased and grossly enlarged liver of a duck or goose that has been force-fed grain.
A fatty acid in fish oil may improve a key component of working memory in healthy young adults.
Fatty liver disease has gone from unknown to pandemic, but does it mean anything.
Cutting Fatty Foods Causes Depression, Withdrawal.
Don't Return To Fatty Ground Beef Due To Turkey Fears.
Weight loss fends off fatty liver disease.
My doctor says I have fatty liver disease, but I rarely drink.
Weight loss is best treatment for fatty liver disease.
However, it has also been true that obesity and diabetes could cause fatty liver.
"Tax Increases to Save Our Economy" like "Telling A Heart Patient To Eat More Fatty Foods".
An unhealthy fear of fatty foods.
France goes after fatty snacks with 'Nutella tax'.
Fatty Acids Enriched Via Crystallization.
A new study found that omega-3 fatty acids helped to improve cognition in young adults.
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In science:

Other examples include polycrystalline domains in metals, ceramics, magnetic domains, biological tissues and mono layers of fatty acids on surface of water.
Inhomogenous Poisson Networks and Random Cellular Structures
Marion and Renshaw and Varughese and Fatti studied overdispersion generated by standard birth-death processes with diffusion-driven rates, focusing on population dynamics applications.
Compound Markov counting processes and their applications to modeling infinitesimally over-dispersed systems
Metabolism plays a central role therein, transforming various nutrients brought in from outside the cell into primary metabolites (amino acids, nucleic acids, fatty acids, etc).
Randomizing genome-scale metabolic networks
Weisenseel P, Prinz JC. Incidental detection of S. pyogenes -DNA in psoriatic skin by PCR. Arch Dermatol Res. 2005 Jun;296(12):573-6. 15856267. Wenk K, Arrington K, Ehrlich A. Psoriasis and non -alcoholic fatty liver disease. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol.
Model of pathogenesis of psoriasis. Part 1. Systemic psoriatic process
Their hydrophilic head is a phosphate, and their tail is formed by one or two fatty acids.
Amphiphilic Membranes
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