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a combining form meaning “glass,” used in the formation of compound words: hyaloplasm.
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Also especially before a vowel, hyal-.

Origin of hyalo-

<Greek, combining form of hýalos glass
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British Dictionary definitions for hyalo-

hyalo-

before a vowel hyal-


combining form
of, relating to, or resembling glasshyaloplasm

Word Origin for hyalo-

from Greek hualos glass
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Medical definitions for hyalo-

hyalo-

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Glass:hyalophagia.
Glassy; hyaline:hyaloplasm.
Hyalin:hyalosis.
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