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lean body mass
Subject Category
S Biological Sciences
Definition
Total body mass excluding fat mass.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/18334.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/18334
Used For
body lean mass
fat free body mass
Broader Term
body composition
Related Term
body mass index
body weight
wasting syndrome
Spanish
masa corporal delgada
Term Number
18334