Definitions for sebaceoussɪˈbeɪ ʃəs
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
pertaining to, of the nature of, or resembling tallow or fat; fatty; greasy.
secreting a fatty substance.
Origin of sebaceous:
1720–30; < NL sēbāceus. See sebum , -aceous
greasy, oily, sebaceous, oleaginous(adj)
containing an unusual amount of grease or oil
"greasy hamburgers"; "oily fried potatoes"; "oleaginous seeds"
of or relating to fat, sebum
pertaining to, or secreting, fat; composed of fat; having the appearance of fat; as, the sebaceous secretions of some plants, or the sebaceous humor of animals
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