[hahy-uh-sin-thuh s] /ˌhaɪ əˈsɪn θəs/
noun, Classical Mythology.
a youth loved but accidentally killed by Apollo: from the youth’s blood sprang the hyacinth.
(Greek myth) a youth beloved of Apollo and inadvertently killed by him. At the spot where the youth died, Apollo caused a flower to grow
[hahy-uh-deez] /ˈhaɪ əˌdiz/ noun, (used with a plural verb) 1. Astronomy. a group of stars comprising a moving cluster in the constellation Taurus, supposed by the ancients to indicate the approach of rain when they rose with the sun. 2. Classical Mythology. a group of nymphs and sisters of the Pleiades who nurtured the infant […]
1. variant of before a vowel: hyalite. hyal- pref. Variant of hyalo-.
[hahy-ee-nuh] /haɪˈi nə/ noun 1. . [hahy-ee-nuh] /haɪˈi nə/ noun 1. a doglike carnivore of the family Hyaenidae, of Africa, southwestern Asia, and south central Asia, having a coarse coat, a sloping back, and large teeth and feeding chiefly on carrion, often in packs. /haɪˈiːnə/ noun 1. a variant spelling of hyena /haɪˈiːnə/ noun 1. […]
[noun hahy-uh-leen, -lin; adjective hahy-uh-lin, -lahyn] /noun ˈhaɪ əˌlin, -lɪn; adjective ˈhaɪ ə lɪn, -ˌlaɪn/ noun 1. Also, hyalin, H04/H0454500 hahy-uh-lin, ˈhaɪ ə lɪn. Biochemistry. 2. something glassy or transparent. adjective 3. of or relating to hyaline. 4. glassy or transparent. 5. of or relating to glass. 6. amorphous; not crystalline. /ˈhaɪəlɪn/ noun 1. glassy […]