adj. [Gr. hyalos, glass; pteron, wing]
Having transparent wings as the clear winged aegerid moths.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • hyaline —   a. glassy; transparent.    ♦ hyalescent, a. becoming or somewhat glassy.    ♦ hyalography, n. engraving on glass.    ♦ hyaloid, a. like glass.    ♦ hyalopterous, a. with transparent wings …   Dictionary of difficult words

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