hyaloplasm


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hy·a·lo·plasm

 (hī′ə-lō-plăz′əm)
n.
The clear fluid portion of cytoplasm as distinguished from the granular and netlike components. Also called ground substance.

[Greek hualos, glass + -plasm.]

hyaloplasm

(ˈhaɪələʊˌplæzəm)
n
(Biology) the clear nongranular constituent of cell cytoplasm
ˌhyaloˈplasmic adj

hy•al•o•plasm

(haɪˈæl əˌplæz əm, ˈhaɪ ə lə-)

n.
the clear fluid portion of the cytoplasm, including the part surrounding the nucleus and various organelles. Also called ground substance.
[1885–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hyaloplasm - the clear nongranular portion of the cytoplasm of a cell
cytol, cytoplasm - the protoplasm of a cell excluding the nucleus; is full of proteins that control cell metabolism