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1malar

adjective ma·lar \ˈmā-lər, -ˌlär\

Definition of MALAR

:  of or relating to the cheek or the side of the head

Origin of MALAR

New Latin malaris, from Latin mala jawbone, cheek
First Known Use: 1782

2malar

noun

Definition of MALAR

:  zygomatic bone —called also malar bone

First Known Use of MALAR

circa 1828
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malar

adjective ma·lar \ˈmā-lər, -ˌlär\

Medical Definition of MALAR

:  of or relating to the cheek, the side of the head, or the zygomatic bone

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