vitreous
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈvɪ.tɹi.əs/
Adjective

vitreous

  1. Of or resembling glass; glassy.
  2. Of or relating to the vitreous humor of the eye.
  3. (of ceramics) Having a shiny nonporous surface.
  4. (chemistry) Of a semi-crystalline substance where the atoms exhibit short-range order, but without the long-range order of a crystal.
  5. (physics, dated) Positive (of electric charge).
Antonyms Related terms Translations Noun

vitreous (uncountable)

  1. (by elision) The vitreous humor.



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