a body type characterized by a heavy- set, rotund, thick physique, which roughly corresponds to the endomorphic type (see endomorph) cited in Sheldon

APOPLECTIC TYPE: "A person with an apoplectic type of body is likely large, heavy-set, and thick, with a lack of muscle."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "APOPLECTIC TYPE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/apoplectic-type/ (accessed October 21, 2020).