Definition of diabesity in English:


Syllabification: di·a·be·si·ty
Pronunciation: /ˌdīəˈbēsitē


  • Used to refer to a form of diabetes that typically develops in later life and is associated with being obese: regular exercise helps prevent diabesity
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    • Physical activity and non-clinical weight management programs can compensate for our bad genes and prevent diabesity.
    • The employees...will participate in service opportunities designed to combat Indiana's diabesity problem.
    • The concept of "diabesity" has changed some doctors' attitudes in the diabetes field.


1980s: blend of diabetes and obesity.

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