Translation of obesity in Spanish:

obesity

obesidad, n.

Pronunciation: /ə(ʊ)ˈbiːsɪti//oʊˈbisədi/

noun

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    obesidad feminine
    • Earlier it was seen as a sign of health and wealth, now obesity is a sign of poor health and poverty.
    • Unless we wake up to the problems caused by obesity, we're going to see soaring rates of this condition.
    • Combine poor diet with lack of exercise and you have a population with real problems of obesity and ill health.
    • Rapidly increasing rates of obesity have disguised relatively small changes in weight.
    • New statistics on childhood obesity prove this is caused by a decline in outside play and walking to school.