[ hahy-al-uh-meer, hahy-uh-luh- ]
/ haɪˈæl əˌmɪər, ˈhaɪ ə lə- /

noun Cell Biology.

the transparent part of a blood platelet, surrounding the chromomere.

Origin of hyalomere

First recorded in 1935–40; hyalo- + -mere
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Medicine definitions for hyalomere


[ hīə-lō-mîr′ ]


The peripheral area of a blood platelet that remains clear after staining.

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