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ste·at·o·pyg·i·a  audio  (st-t-pj-, -pj-) KEY 

NOUN:
An extreme accumulation of fat on the buttocks.

ETYMOLOGY:
steato- + Greek pug, rump + -ia1

OTHER FORMS:
stea·to·pygic  (stt-pjk, -pjk) KEY  or stea·to·pygous  (-pgs) KEY (Adjective)


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