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Glassy or transparent in appearance; hyaline.
[Greek hualoeidēs : hualos, glass + -oeidēs, -oid.]
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(Anatomy) anatomy zoology clear and transparent; glassy; hyaline
[C19: from Greek hualoeidēs]
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2. glassy; hyaline.
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|Noun||1.||hyaloid - the transparent membrane enveloping the vitreous humor of the eye and separating it from the retina|
|Adj.||1.||hyaloid - resembling glass in transparency or translucency; "the morning is as clear as diamond or as hyaline"-Sacheverell Sitwell|
clear - allowing light to pass through; "clear water"; "clear plastic bags"; "clear glass"; "the air is clear and clean"
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a. hialoide, hialoideo-a, semejante al vidrio.
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