1. Relating to a wing; winged. 2. SYN: axillary. 3. Relating to the wings (ala) of such structures as the nose, sphenoid, sacrum, etc.

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alar 'ā-lər adj of or resembling a wing or wings

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(aґlər) [L. alaris] pertaining to an ala, or wing.

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  • Alar — País   …   Wikipedia Español

  • alar — v. tr. e pron. 1. Prover( se) de asas. 2. Formar, dispor em alas.   ‣ Etimologia: ala + ar alar adj. 2 g. 1. Relativo à asa. 2. Em forma de asa. = ALIFORME, ANSIFORME   ‣ Etimologia: latim alaris, e, das alas de um exército alar v. tr. 1. Fazer… …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • alar — relativo a un ala. Relativo a la axila. Axilar Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos.. Alvaro Galiano. 2010. alar Relativo a una estructura en forma de ala, como el hombro …   Diccionario médico

  • alar — alar; alar·ia; …   English syllables

  • Alar — A lar, a. [L. alarius, fr. ala wing: cf. F. alaire.] 1. Pertaining to, or having, wings. [1913 Webster] 2. (Bot.) Axillary; in the fork or axil. Gray. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Alar — (v. lat.), seitlich, an der Schulter, s. Ala 3); daher Alararterie, Alarvene, so v.w. Schulterarterie, Schultervene; Alarligamente, die seitlichen Bänder am Kniegelenk; Alarprocesse (Processes pterygoidei). Flügelfortsätze des Keilbeins …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • alar — ALÁR, Ă adj. (Ant.) Referitor la ală; din aripile unei armate. // Trupe de cavalerie care asigurau flancurile. [< lat. alaris, alares]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DN …   Dicționar Român

  • alar — (adj.) wing like, c.1840; of or pertaining to wings, 1847, from L. alaris, from ala wing, armpit, wing of an army (Cf. Sp. ala, Fr. aile), from *axla, originally joint of the wing or arm; from PIE *aks (see AXIS (Cf. axis)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • alar — (De ala1). 1. m. alero (ǁ del tejado). 2. Percha de cerdas para cazar perdices. U. m. en pl.) …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • alar — [ā′lər] adj. [L alaris < ala, a wing: see AILERON] 1. of or like a wing 2. having wings …   English World dictionary

  • Alar® — /āˈlär/ noun The chemical daminozide, formerly used as a spray to prevent blemishes and to delay the ripening of apples, but withdrawn when discovered to be carcinogenic …   Useful english dictionary

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