Fat (disambiguation)

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Fat is a group of compounds that are generally soluble in organic solvents and largely insoluble in water. Another common meaning is a person or animal afflicted with obesity.

Fat or FAT may also refer to:


  • Adipose tissue, body fat
  • FAT (gene), protocadherin Fat 1, a protein that in humans is encoded by the FAT1 gene
  • Fatty acid translocase, also known as CD36

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  • Fan Fat, King of Champa (in what is now Vietnam) from 349 to 380
  • Fat Mike Burkett (born 1967), American musician, producer, lead vocalist and bassist for the punk rock band NOFX
  • Lafayette Fat Lever (born 1960), American National Basketball Association player
  • Ralph Waldsmith (1892-1925), American football player in the early days of the National Football League, nicknamed "Fat"

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