from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Overaction of the sebaceous glands.
  • noun Excessive discharge of fat in the feces.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Seborrhea.
  • noun The passage of fatty stools.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun medicine The presence of an excessive amount of fat in the feces

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the presence of greater than normal amounts of fat in the feces which are frothy and foul smelling and floating; a symptom of disorders of fat metabolism and malabsorption syndrome


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