(1.) One of the sons of Cush (Gen. 10:7). (2.) The name of a country and nation (Isa. 43:3; 45:14) mentioned along with Egypt and Ethiopia, and therefore probably in north-eastern Africa. The ancient name of Meroe. The kings of Sheba and Seba are mentioned together in Ps. 72:10.
adjective, Physiology. 1. pertaining to, of the nature of, or resembling tallow or fat; fatty; greasy. 2. secreting a fatty substance. adjective 1. of or resembling sebum, fat, or tallow; fatty 2. secreting fat or a greasy lubricating substance sebaceous se·ba·ceous (sĭ-bā’shəs) adj. Of, resembling, or characterized by fat or sebum; fatty. Secreting or producing […]
- Sebaceous adenoma
sebaceous adenoma n. A benign tumor of sebaceous tissue, that has a more progressive growth and less mature structure than that exhibited in sebaceous gland hyperplasia.
- Sebaceous cyst
sebaceous cyst n. A harmless cyst, especially on the scalp or face, containing the fatty secretion of a sebaceous gland. Also called pilar cyst, steatocystoma, wen1.
- Sebaceous epithelioma
sebaceous epithelioma n. A benign tumor of the epithelium of the sebaceous gland containing primarily basal or germinal cells.