[ seb-uh-ree-uh ]
/ ˌsɛb əˈri ə /
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an excessive and abnormal discharge from the sebaceous glands.
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OTHER WORDS FROM seborrheaseb·or·rhe·al, seb·or·rhe·ic, adjective
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Medical definitions for seborrhea
Overactivity of the sebaceous glands characterized by excessive secretion of sebum or an alteration in its quality, resulting in an oily coating, crusts, or scales on the skin.
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