malar

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ma·lar

(mā'lăr),
Relating to the mala, the cheek or cheek bones.

malar

/ma·lar/ (ma´lar)
1. buccal; pertaining to the cheek.

malar

(mā′lər, -lär′)
adj.
Of or relating to the zygomatic bone or the cheek.

malar

[mā′lər]
Etymology: L, mala, cheek
pertaining to the cheek or the cheekbone.

malar

adjective
(1) Referring to the cheek.
(2) Referring to the zygomatic (malar) bone.

ma·lar

(mā'lăr)
Relating to the mala, the cheek or cheek bones.

malar

Relating to the cheek bone (zygoma) or to the prominence caused by the cheek bone. From the Latin mala, the cheek or cheekbone, and perhaps also the Latin malum, an apple.

ma·lar

(mā'lăr)
Relating to mala, the cheek or cheek bones.

malar (mā´lur),

adj pertaining to the cheek or the zygomatic bone.
malar bone,
n See bone, malar.

malar

pertaining to mala. See also zygomatic, jugal.

malar abscess
abscessation at the root of the carnassial tooth (upper fourth premolar in dogs and upper third in cats) may give rise to an inflammatory reaction, then a fistula on the face, below the eye. Called also carnassial abscess, facial abscess, facial sinus. Less often, abscessation of the roots of the lower carnassial tooth (first molar in dogs and in cats) can drain through the skin over the mandible or into the mouth.
malar rash
dogs with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) sometimes develop a symmetric scaling erythematous lesion over the nose which resembles the change seen in humans with SLE.