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hyalin

/ (ˈhaɪəlɪn) /
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noun

glassy translucent substance, such as occurs in certain degenerative skin conditions or in hyaline cartilage

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hyalin
[ hīə-lĭn ]

n.

The uniform matrix of hyaline cartilage.
A translucent product of some forms of tissue degeneration.
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