[ hī-ăl′ə-jən ]
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Any of various insoluble substances related to mucoids occurring in structures such as cartilage, vitreous humor, and hydatid cysts and yielding sugars on hydrolysis.
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Some consider it a regular metal, but it is usually called a "hyalogen" or glass former like Boron.The White Spark|Orville Livingston Leach