hyaloid membrane


noun

the delicate, pellucid, and nearly structureless membrane enclosing the vitreous humor of the eye.

Origin of hyaloid membrane

First recorded in 1825–35
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British Dictionary definitions for hyaloid membrane

hyaloid membrane

noun

the delicate transparent membrane enclosing the vitreous humour of the eye
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Medicine definitions for hyaloid membrane

hyaloid membrane

n.

vitreous membrane
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