seborrhea

or seb·or·rhoe·a

[ seb-uh-ree-uh ]
See synonyms for seborrhea on Thesaurus.com
nounPathology.
  1. an excessive and abnormal discharge from the sebaceous glands.

Origin of seborrhea

1
First recorded in 1875–80; seb(um) + -o- + -rrhea

Other words from seborrhea

  • seb·or·rhe·al, seb·or·rhe·ic, adjective

Words Nearby seborrhea

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023