Definitions for malarˈmeɪ lər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ma•larˈmeɪ lər(adj.)

  1. of or pertaining to the cheek or zygomatic bone.

    Category: Anatomy

  2. (n.)Also called ma′lar bone`.

    Category: Anatomy

    Ref: zygomatic bone.

Origin of malar:

1775–85; < NL mālāris of, pertaining to the cheek

Mӓ•larˈmeɪ lər, -lɑr; ˈmɛ lɑ rən(n.)

  1. Category: Geography (places)

Wiktionary

  1. malar(Noun)

    The cheekbone, which forms a part of the lower edge of the orbit.

  2. malar(Adjective)

    pertaining to the cheek

  3. Origin: From modern Latin malaris, from Latin mala ‘jaw, cheek-bone’.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Malar(adj)

    of or pertaining to the region of the cheek bone, or to the malar bone; jugal

  2. Malar(noun)

    the cheek bone, which forms a part of the lower edge of the orbit

Freebase

  1. Malar

    Malar is the Faerûnian deity of the hunt, evil lycanthropes, and bestial savagery and bloodlust in Ed Greenwood's Forgotten Realms fictional world of Abeir-Toril for the Dungeons & Dragons role-playing game. His dogma, such as it is, concerns savage hunts, the spreading of the curse of lycanthropy, and general contempt for civilization.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

constant(adjective)

unchanging

It must be kept at a constant temperature.

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