Basilar meaning

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Of, relating to, or located at or near the base, especially the base of the skull.

The basilar artery.

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Of or at the base, esp. of the skull.
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Relating to or located at or near the base, especially the base of the skull.

The basilar artery.

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Of, pertaining to, or located at a base, but especially at the base of the skull or a lung.
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Lower; inferior; base.
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Origin of basilar

  • New Latin basilāris from Latin basis base basis

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • French basilaire, from Latin basis.

    From Wiktionary