puppy fat Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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puppy fatnoun [U]

uk   us   UK (US baby fat)
fat that a ​child sometimes has that ​disappears as the ​childgrowsolder: He's a little ​overweight but it's just ​puppyfat.
(Definition of puppy fat from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “puppy fat”
in Chinese (Simplified) 儿童时期的肥胖(长大后即消失)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 兒童時期的肥胖(長大後即消失)…
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