- 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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- the delicate transparent membrane enclosing the vitreous humour of the eye
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- vitreous membrane
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