BROWN FAT By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 Tissue surrounding internal organs that is made up of fat cells. See adipose tissue. BROWN FAT: "Brown fat is found around the spinal column and organs such as the liver." Related Psychology Terms BROWN FAT TISSUE FASCIA ADIPOSE TISSUE GENICULATE BODY, GENITAL PLAQUE WEAR-AND-TEAR THEORY OF AGING PARTIAL LIPODYSTROPHY TOTAL LIPODYSTROPHY LESION Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BROWN FAT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/brown-fat-2/ (accessed December 5, 2020).