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fat•bod•y



Pronunciation: (fat'bod"ē), [key]
n.,
pl. -bod•ies.
Entomol.
a diffuse tissue of insects, having numerous functions including food storage, metabolism, and storage of wastes and in some insects modified as a light-producing organ. Also,fat' body",fat'-bod"y.

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