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malar (ˈmeɪlə Pronunciation for malar

Definitions

adjective

  1. of or relating to the cheek or cheekbone

noun

  1. Also called: malar bone another name for zygomatic bone

Word Origin

C18: from New Latin mālāris, from Latin māla jaw

Lake Mälaren or Mälar or  (ˈmeɪlə Pronunciation for

Definitions

  1. . a lake in S Sweden, extending 121 km (75 miles) west from Stockholm, where it joins with an inlet of the Baltic Sea (the Saltsjön). Area: 1140 sq km (440 sq miles) Also called

Mälar (ˈmeɪlə) 

Definitions

noun

  1. See Lake Mälar

Example Sentences Including 'malar'

Shoulder On the upper border of the malar bone, vertically below the external canthus.
Low, Royston The Non-Meridial Points of Acupuncture

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