- transparent as glass; glassy
- of or relating to hyalin
Origin of hyalineLate Latin hyalinus from Classical Greek hyalinos, glassy from hyalos, glass
anything transparent or glassy, as a smooth sea or clear sky
Resembling glass, as in translucence or transparency; glassy.
- Something that is translucent or transparent.
- Variant of hyalin
Origin of hyalineLate Latin hyalinus from Greek hualinos of glass from hualos glass
Latin hyalinus, from late Ancient Greek ύαλινος (ualinos), from ύαλος (ualos, “glass”).