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malar

adjective ma·lar \ ˈmā-lər , -ˌlär \

Definition of malar

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

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Origin and Etymology of malar

New Latin malaris, from Latin mala jawbone, cheek


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malar

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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