Hyaline

  • 1 Hyaline — Hy a*line, n. 1. A poetic term for the sea or the atmosphere. The clear hyaline, the glassy sea. Milton. [1913 Webster] Our blood runs amazed neath the calm hyaline. Mrs. Browning. [1913 Webster] 2. (Biol.) The pellucid substance, present in… …

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  • 2 Hyaline — Hy a*line, a. [L. hyalinus, Gr. ?, fr. y alos glass: cf. F. hyalin.] Glassy; resembling glass; consisting of glass; transparent, like crystal. Hyaline spaces. Carpenter. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 3 hyaline — index pellucid Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4 hyaline — 1660s, from L. hyalinus, from Gk. hyalinos of glass or crystal, from hyalos glass (see HYALO (Cf. hyalo )) …

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  • 5 hyaline — [hī′ə lin, hī′əlēn΄, hī′əlīn΄] adj. [LL hyalinus < Gr hyalinos, glassy < hyalos, glass] 1. transparent as glass; glassy 2. of or relating to hyalin n. anything transparent or glassy, as a smooth sea or clear sky …

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  • 6 Hyaline — The term hyaline (from the Greek ὕαλος ‘glassy’) literally refers to a substance with a glass like appearance. In common medical histopathological usage, hyaline is a substance with a glassy, pink appearance after haematoxylin and eosin staining… …

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  • 7 hyaline — Clear, transparent, granule free; as for example hyaline cartilage and the hyaline zone at the front of a moving amoeba …

    Dictionary of molecular biology

  • 8 hyaline — Relating to transparent or colorless hyphae or other fungal structures. SYN: hyaloid. [G. hyalos, glass] * * * hy·a·line hī ə lən, .līn adj transparent or nearly transparent and usu. homogeneous hyaline n 1) or hy·a·lin ə lən a nitrogenous… …

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  • 9 Hyaline — Opal AN Opal AN est la terminologie retenue pour désigner une variété d opale la HYALITE. La formule chimique est celle de l opale : SiO2nH2O. L etymologie de hyalite dérive du grec ancien ὕαλος, « qui a la transparence du verre » …

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  • 10 hyaline — n. /huy euh leen , lin/; adj. /huy euh lin, luyn /, n. 1. Also, hyalin /huy euh lin/. Biochem. a. a horny substance found in hydatid cysts, closely resembling chitin. b. a structureless, transparent substance found in cartilage, the eye, etc.,… …

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  • 11 hyaline — 1. adjective /ˈhʌɪəlɪn,ˈhʌɪəliːn/ Glassy, transparent; amorphous. , 1974: They bathed shivering in the cold waves, green hyaline swells in which they stood to the hips savage, intimate, comradely. Guy Davenport, Tatlin! 2. noun… …

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  • 12 hyaline — ● hyalin, hyaline adjectif (bas latin hyalinus, du grec hualinos, de verre) Qui est fait de verre d origine magmatique ou qui en a l apparence. Se dit de toutes les substances tissulaires vitreuses …

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  • 13 hyaline — adj. transparent, glassy; of or pertaining to hyaline n. transparent or hornlike substance found in cartilage; something glassy or transparent (also hyalin) …

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  • 14 hyaline — hy•a•line n. [[t]ˈhaɪ əˌlin, lɪn[/t]] adj. [[t] lɪn, ˌlaɪn[/t]] n. 1) biochem. Also, hy•a•lin [[t]lɪn[/t]] a) a horny substance found in hydatid cysts, closely resembling chitin b) a structureless, transparent substance found in cartilage, the… …

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  • 15 hyaline — adj. & n. adj. glasslike, vitreous, transparent. n. literary a smooth sea, clear sky, etc. Phrases and idioms: hyaline cartilage n. a common type of cartilage. Etymology: L hyalinus f. Gk hualinos f. hualos glass …

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  • 16 hyaline — I. adjective Etymology: Late Latin hyalinus, from Greek hyalinos, from hyalos Date: circa 1661 transparent or nearly so and usually homogeneous II. noun Date: 1667 1. something (as the clear atmosphere) that is transparent 2. (or hy …

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  • 17 hyaline — clear, glassy, vitreus, semi transparent …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 18 hyaline — adj. [Gr. hyalos, glass] Clear, transparent or glassy …

    Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • 19 hyaline — Synonyms and related words: Caelus, air, azure, blue sky, caelum, canopy, canopy of heaven, cerulean, clear as glass, cope, empyrean, ether, firmament, glass, glasslike, glassy, heaven, heavens, hyalescent, lift, lifts, sky, starry heaven, the… …

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  • 20 hyaline — [ hʌɪəlɪn, i:n, ʌɪn] adjective Anatomy & Zoology 1》 (chiefly of cartilage) glassy and translucent in appearance. 2》 relating to or consisting of hyalin …

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