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alar

 [a´lahr]
pertaining to or like a wing.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

a·lar

(ā'lăr),
1. Relating to a wing; winged.
2. Synonym(s): axillary
3. Relating to the wings (ala) of such structures as the nose, sphenoid, and sacrum.
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alar

(ā′lər) or

alary

(ā′lə-rē)
adj.
1. Resembling, containing, or composed of wings or alae.
2. Anatomy Concerned with the armpit; axillary.
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Alar

A plant growth regulator, which was used extensively by US apple producers.
Pros Effective pesticide; induces a “natural” red colour and increases shelf life.
Cons One of Alar’s metabolites, UDMH, is carcinogenic (increased cancer risk, 5/106 individuals exposed over a lifetime; the US EPA considers >1/106 a cause for action).
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a·lar

(ā'lăr)
1. Relating to a wing; winged.
2. Synonym(s): axillary.
3. Relating to the wings (alae) of such structures as the nose, sphenoid, or sacrum.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

alar

pertaining to the wings.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005

a·lar

(ā'lăr)
Relating to the wings (ala) of such structures as the nose, sphenoid, and sacrum.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Especies con valores del indice de vuelo de 6 a 9 utilizan proporciones similares vuelo y caminar como medio de locomocion, por lo tanto, se espera que presenten valores intermedios de la morfologia alar (Cuadro 1).
It was found that 3D printed, tissue engineered constructions could produce structures with similar histological and biomechanical properties with the human nasal alar cartilage.
To compare the measurements at rest versus smiling, the Mann-Whitney U test showed statistically significant differences in the distance of the alar base between the two positions (p=0.0001).
Lower lateral crural turnover flap (n=3) and lower lateral crural turnover flap combined with alar batten graft (n=3) were performed.
Maxillary advancement and impaction led to superior repositioning of the nasal tip in 85% of the cases, nasal tip advancement in 80%, rotation in 80%, and widening of the alar base in 95% (8).
A does dim byd bron ar gael yn y Gymraeg am alar chwaith," meddai Esyllt pan gafodd y gyfrol ei chyhoeddi gyntaf.
But Austria's three strikers - Alar, Guido Burgstaller and Michael Gregoritsch - have only 12 caps between them and no goals.