glassy; hyaline.

1660–70; < Greek hyaloeidḗs like glass. See hyal-, -oid

subhyaloid, adjective
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hyaloid (ˈhaɪəˌlɔɪd)
anatomy, zoology clear and transparent; glassy; hyaline
[C19: from Greek hualoeidēs]

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hyaloid hy·a·loid (hī'ə-loid')
Glassy or transparent in appearance; hyaline.

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They move through the eyes in a system of tubes called the hyaloid system.
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