hyaloid-membrane

hyaloid membrane

noun
the delicate, pellucid, and nearly structureless membrane enclosing the vitreous humor of the eye.

Origin:
1825–35

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hyaloid membrane
 
n
the delicate transparent membrane enclosing the vitreous humour of the eye

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hyaloid membrane n.
See vitreous membrane.

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