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puppy fat

  

      n   fatty tissue that develops in childhood or adolescence and usually disappears by maturity  
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puppy  
      n   pl   , -pies  
1    a young dog; pup  
2    Informal, contemptuous   a brash or conceited young man; pup  
     (C15 popi, from Old French popée doll; compare puppet)  
  puppyhood      n  
  puppyish      adj  


bumble-puppy  
      n  
1    a game in which a ball, attached by string to a post, is hit so that the string winds round the post  
2    modifier   (of whist or bridge) played unskilfully  
mud puppy  
      n   any aquatic North American salamander of the genus Necturus, esp N. maculosus, having red feathery external gills and other persistent larval features: family Proteidae  
   See also       neoteny  
puppy fat  
      n   fatty tissue that develops in childhood or adolescence and usually disappears by maturity  
puppy love  
      n      another term for       calf love  

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pup

  
, puppy            (figurative)   braggart, cub, jackanapes, popinjay, whelp, whippersnapper, young dog  

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n.
In computer science, the File Allocation Table (FAT) is a file system popularized by Microsoft in the 1980's in their earliest computers. The FAT file system has continued to be developed and now comes in multiple varieties such as FAT12, FAT16, FAT32 and ExFAT.
[Tech.];[Comp.] Look at that floppy disk, see if it is formatted with the FAT file system.
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little or no possibility of something to happen
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prejudice or discrimination against people who are fat
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File Allocation Table
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