1. hyaloid membrane, hyaloid, membrane, tissue layer

usage: the transparent membrane enveloping the vitreous humor of the eye and separating it from the retina


1. hyaline, hyaloid, clear (vs. opaque)

usage: resembling glass in transparency or translucency; "the morning is as clear as diamond or as hyaline"-Sacheverell Sitwell

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