brown fat definition

  • noun:
    • A dark-colored, mitochondrion-rich adipose muscle in many animals that makes temperature to modify body's temperature, particularly in hibernating animals.
    • brown adipose muscle

Related Sources

  • Sentence for "brown fat"
  • Urban Dictionary for "brown fat"
    • is filled with shit. Specifically associated…
    • View More
  • Medical Dictionary for "brown fat"
    • Brown adipose structure, an instant energy…
    • View More
41 votes

How would you define brown fat?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!