húðfeiti

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From húð- ‎(dermo-, skin), from húð ‎(skin) and feiti ‎(grease).

Noun[edit]

húðfeiti f ‎(genitive singular húðfeiti, no plural)

  1. (physiology) sebum
    Dregur úr framleiðslu húðfeiti.
    Helps control sebum production.