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Al·ar

 (ăl′är)
A trademark for daminozide.

a·lar

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

[Latin ālāris, from āla, wing.]

alar

(ˈeɪlə)
adj
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]

Alar

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

a•lar

(ˈeɪ lər)

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

A•lar

(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";
Translations

a·lar

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.
A number of industry experts say the Alar scare in 1989 was a major turning point for the public and the media.
Alar is the nightmare from which the food industry cannot awake.
Alar, which is no longer used in the apple industry, is a growth-enhancement chemical that was reported in 1989 to be a health hazard.
Speaking of Alar, recent research suggests that its cancer potency may have been overstated.
You should eat the apple." After all, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates that lifetime exposure to Alar increases a person's risk of dying of cancer by up to 45 ten-thousandths of one percent (0.000045).
The one thing everyone agrees on is that quantitation of the cancer risk posed by Alar in apples and apple products is based on a series of assumptions.
However, to reach the tip region a tunnel should be formed near alar region where the skin is tightly attached to underlying structures.
Tragal cartilage grafts have been used as shield, alar contour, alar batten, lateral crural onlay, dorsal onlay, and infratip lobule grafts.
Deformities of the alar cartilage may be due to trauma, surgery, or congenital.