Malar definition

mālər, -lär
Of or relating to the zygomatic bone or the cheek.
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The cheekbone.
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Of the cheek, cheekbone, or side of the head.
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(place) Lake in SE Sweden: 440 sq mi (1,140 sq km)
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Relating to the zygomatic bone or the cheek.
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Pertaining to the cheek.
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(anatomy) The cheekbone, which forms a part of the lower edge of the orbit.
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Origin of malar

  • New Latin mālāris from Latin māla cheekbone

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

  • From modern Latin malaris, from Latin mala (“jaw, cheek-bone").

    From Wiktionary