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Related to alar: Alar plate, Alar ligament


A trademark for daminozide.


 (ā′lər) or a·la·ry (ā′lə-rē)
1. Resembling, containing, or composed of wings or alae.
2. Anatomy Concerned with the armpit; axillary.

[Latin ālāris, from āla, wing.]


1. relating to, resembling, or having wings or alae
2. (Botany) denoting the cells at the base of a moss leaf, to the sides, that sometimes differ in structure from cells in the rest of the leaf
[C19: from Latin āla a wing]


(Horticulture) a chemical sprayed on cultivated apple trees in certain countries, to increase fruit set. Also called: daminozide


(ˈeɪ lər)

1. of, pertaining to, or having wings.
2. wing-shaped.
[1830–40; < Latin ālāris=āl(a) wing (see ala) + -āris -ar1]


(ˈeɪ lɑr)
Trademark. a brand of daminozide.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.alar - a chemical sprayed on fruit trees to regulate their growth so the entire crop can be harvested at one timeAlar - a chemical sprayed on fruit trees to regulate their growth so the entire crop can be harvested at one time
chemical, chemical substance - material produced by or used in a reaction involving changes in atoms or molecules
trademark - a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product
Adj.1.alar - of or relating to the axilalar - of or relating to the axil    
phytology, botany - the branch of biology that studies plants
2.alar - having or resembling wingsalar - having or resembling wings    
biological science, biology - the science that studies living organisms
winged - having wings or as if having wings of a specified kind; "the winged feet of Mercury";


a. alar, rel. a o semejante a un ala;
___ arteryarteria ___;
___ cartilagecartílago ___.
References in classic literature ?
Such are the facts imparted to the medium Bayrolles by the spirit Hoseib Alar Robardin.
Alar Kolk, President, EIA, commented: "The people at QSTP have been an essential part of our programs in Europe.
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.
The Alar Hydrogen Pipeline Network brings world-class hydrogen capabilities to Jubail.
The skin was dissected from the underlying muscle layer on both sides of the defect extending up to the alar incisions.
Magnetic resonance imaging can be employed to evaluate the transverse ligament, alar ligaments, and spinal cord [4, 24].
However, because of the alotomy performed at the time of her primary lip surgery, her alar base width was symmetric.
A retrospective analysis was performed on 35 (7 men and 28 females; 4 Caucasians 31 Asians) patients who underwent extended cap graft and alar projection graft during rhinoplasty.
developer of the Nasal Alar SpO2 Sensor, announced that they will have booths at two conferences in October.
Anverso del ala anterior con una coloracion oscura, mate sin el brillo azul violeta del macho que habitualmente se extiende desde la zona discal hacia la region medial, excepto por una delgada banda postmedial verdosa fragmentada que nace en la costa alar y va a unirse a otra banda del mismo color mas delgada que sigue a lo largo del area marginal.
Such a fracture is classified as type I, is considered an impaction fracture of the occipital condyle and is potentially unstable, as the ipsilateral alar ligament may be incompetent; however, if the tectorial membrane and contralateral alar ligament are preserved, sufficient ligamentous support may remain to preserve stability.