Synonyms and Antonyms for fat-embolism

1. fat embolism (n.)

serious condition in which fat blocks an artery; fat can enter the blood stream after a long bone is fractured or if adipose tissue is injured or as a result of a fatty liver

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2. embolism (n.)

an insertion into a calendar

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3. embolism (n.)

occlusion of a blood vessel by an embolus (a loose clot or air bubble or other particle)

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5. fat (adj.)

having a relatively large diameter

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6. fat (n.)

a soft greasy substance occurring in organic tissue and consisting of a mixture of lipids (mostly triglycerides)

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7. fat (n.)

a kind of body tissue containing stored fat that serves as a source of energy; it also cushions and insulates vital organs

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8. fat (adj.)

containing or composed of fat

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10. fat (adj.)

lucrative

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