Definitions for alarˈeɪ lɑr

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

a•larˈeɪ lər(adj.)

  1. of, pertaining to, or having wings.

    Category: Biology

  2. wing-shaped.

    Category: Biology

Origin of alar:

1830–40; < L ālāris=āl(a) wing (see ala ) +-āris -ar1

A•larˈeɪ lɑr

  1. Trademark. a brand of daminozide.

    Category: Agriculture

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Alar, daminozide(adj)

    a chemical sprayed on fruit trees to regulate their growth so the entire crop can be harvested at one time

  2. axillary, alar(adj)

    of or relating to the axil

  3. alar, alary, aliform, wing-shaped(adj)

    having or resembling wings

Wiktionary

  1. alar(Noun)

    A growth-regulating chemical sprayed on fruit trees; entire crop can be harvested at one time; daminozide.

  2. alar(Adjective)

    of or relating to the armpit; axillary.

  3. alar(Adjective)

    Having, resembling, or composed of wings or alae.

  4. Origin: From ala + -ar (adjectival suffix).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Alar(adj)

    pertaining to, or having, wings

  2. Alar(adj)

    axillary; in the fork or axil

Freebase

  1. Alar

    Aral, Ala'er or Alar simplified Chinese: 阿拉尔; traditional Chinese: 阿拉爾; pinyin: Ālā'ěr; Uyghur: ئارال‎, ULY: Aral is a sub-prefecture-level city in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, in the People's Republic of China. This is the city of Tarim University, which was created to assist in the development of the area, that extends into the Taklamakan Desert. This has been achieved by irrigation. Aral has a population of 166,205 (2010).

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