i·sin·glass (īzən-glăs′, īzĭng-)
1. A transparent, almost pure gelatin prepared from the swim bladder of the sturgeon and certain other fishes and used as an adhesive and a clarifying agent.
2. Mica in thin, transparent sheets.
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