Definition of molluscum sebaceum in English:

molluscum sebaceum

noun

Medicine
rare
  • 1Molluscum contagiosum. Now historical.

  • 2Keratoacanthoma. rare.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Charles Fagge (1838–1883), physician. From scientific Latin molluscum sebaceum from post-classical Latin molluscum + post-classical Latin sebaceum, neuter of sebaceus.

Pronunciation

molluscum sebaceum

/məˌlʌskəm səˈbeɪsɪəm/