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hyaluronic acid

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A gellike aminoglycan that is found in the tissue space, the synovial fluid of joints, and the vitreous humor of the eyes and acts as a binding, lubricating, and protective agent.

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  • n. A mucopolysaccharide that forms a gel-like substance within animal connective tissue

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  • n. a viscous mucopolysaccharide found in the connective tissue space and the synovial fluid of movable joints and the humors of the eye; a cementing and protective substance

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

Greek hualos, glass + -uronic.

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