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malar

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adjective ma·lar \ˈmā-lər, -ˌlär\

Definition of malar

  1. :  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


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malar

noun ma·lar

Definition of malar

  1. :  zygomatic bone —called also malar bone



Circa 1828

First Known Use of malar

circa 1828


Medical Dictionary

malar

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adjective ma·lar \ˈmā-lər, -ˌlär\

Medical Definition of malar

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



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