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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hyaline, hyalinnoun

    a glassy translucent substance that occurs in hyaline cartilage or in certain skin conditions


  1. Hyalin

    Hyalin is a protein released from the cortical granules of a fertilized animal egg. The released hyalin modifies the extracellular matrix of the fertilized egg to block other sperm from binding to the egg, and is known as the slow-block to polyspermy. All animals have this slow-block mechanism.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Hyalin

    A clear, homogenous, structureless, eosinophilic substance occurring in pathological degeneration of tissues.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hyalin in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hyalin in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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