shiny like glass
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luster like that of the surfaces of broken glass.
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- of or relating to or constituting the vitreous humor of the eye 2. [adj] - relating to or resembling or derived from or containing glass
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The lustre of broken glass, as in quartz and many of the silicates.
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The thick gelatinous material that fills the back of the eye in front of the retina.
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Vitreous: A clear, jelly-like substance that fills the middle of the eye. Also called the vitreous humor, 'humor' in medicine referring to a fluid (or semifluid) substance.
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[ Latin vitreous
, from vitrum
glass; perhaps akin to videre
to see (see Vision
). Confer Varnish
Consisting of, or resembling, glass; glassy; as, vitreous
Of or pertaining to glass; derived from glass;
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Glasslike or hyaline, often used alone to designate the vitreous body of the eye (corpus vitreum). ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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relating to or resembling or derived from or containing glass; `vitreous rocks`; `vitreous silica`
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(vit´re-әs) glasslike or hyaline. vitreous body.
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• (a.) Consisting of, or resembling, glass; glassy; as, vitreous rocks. • (a.) Of or pertaining to glass; derived from glass; as, vitreous electricity.
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glasslike or hyaline; often used alone to designate the vitreous body of the eye (corpus vitreum (NA)).
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vitreous 1. Resembling glass. 2. Relating to, resembling, or having the nature of glass; glassy. 3. Obtained or made from glass. 4. Of or relating to the vitreous humor. 5. Glasslike or hyaline; often used alone to designate the vitreous body of the eye. The vitreous body refers to the transparent gel that fills the inner portion of the eyebal
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A surface material on some plumbing fixtures derived from or consisting of glass. It is low in porosity and is translucent.
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Vitreous refers to a lustre like that of glass. Quartz is an example.
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Type: Term Pronunciation: vit′rē-ŭs Definitions: 1. Glassy; resembling glass. Synonyms: vitreous body
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Latin vitreus = glassy.
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(VlT-ree-us), vitreous humor Transparent, colorless gelatinous mass that fills the rear two-thirds of the eyeball, between the lens and the retina
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Description meaning glass like.
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Clear, jellylike substance filling the vitreous chamber, the most posterior cavity in the eye, comprising two-thirds of the volume of the eye. Maintains the shape of the globe.
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