Sunday, December 05, 2010
Definitions for hyaline
- Glassy or transparent.
- In biochemistry, a horny substance found in hydatid cysts, closely resembling chitin.
- Of or pertaining to hyaline.
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Citations for hyaline
Yet the great sun himself, when he pours his noonday beams upon some vast hyaline boulder, rent from the eternal ice-quarries, and floating toward the tropics, never warms it a fraction above the thirty two degrees of Fahrenheit that marked the moment when the first drop trickled down its side.
Many of these were ripe and hyaline clear.