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hyaloid membrane

the delicate, pellucid, and nearly structureless membrane enclosing the vitreous humor of the eye.
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First recorded in 1825-35 Unabridged
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hyaloid membrane

the delicate transparent membrane enclosing the vitreous humour of the eye
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hyaloid membrane in Medicine

hyaloid membrane n.
See vitreous membrane.

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