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

[New Latin mālāris, from Latin māla, cheekbone.]


(Anatomy) of or relating to the cheek or cheekbone
(Anatomy) Also called: malar bone another name for zygomatic bone
[C18: from New Latin mālāris, from Latin māla jaw]


(ˈmeɪ lər)

1. of or pertaining to the cheek or zygomatic bone.
2. Also called ma′lar bone`. zygomatic bone.
[1775–85; < New Latin mālāris of, pertaining to the cheek]


(ˈmeɪ lər, -lɑr)

Lake, a lake in S Sweden, extending W from Stockholm. 440 sq. mi. (1140 sq. km). Swedish, Mä•lar•en (ˈmɛ lɑ rən)
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.malar - the arch of bone beneath the eye that forms the prominence of the cheekmalar - the arch of bone beneath the eye that forms the prominence of the cheek
jugal point, jugale - the craniometric point at the union of the frontal and temporal processes of the zygomatic bone
bone, os - rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
arcus zygomaticus, zygoma, zygomatic arch - the slender arch formed by the temporal process of the cheekbone that bridges to the zygomatic process of the temporal bone
skull - the bony skeleton of the head of vertebrates
zygomatic process - a slender process of the temporal bone that strengthens the zygomatic arch


a. malar, rel. a la mejilla o a los pómulos.
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Clinical signs included photosensitivity malar rash, discoid rash, oral ulcers, arthritis, serositis, renal involvement, central nervous system involvement, fever Raynaud's phenomenon, and interstitial lung disease.
The face was divided into four areas: the forehead, right malar region, left malar region, and chin, representing 30%; 30%; 30%, and 10% of the face, respectively.
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A renowned heart surgeon, Dr Komarakshi Balakrishnan at the Fortis Malar hospital in Chennai had looked at Mansour's case and assured him if he came to India he could do the heart transplant immediately.
On physical exam, the patient has Fitzpatrick type III skin, and there is bright erythema of the nose and faint erythema of the malar cheeks.
The patients had acne scars on both malar sides and were treated with NNS on one side and BCS on the other.
In anatomy, malar relates to which part of the body?
As far as we know, she was not seeing anyone,' the victim's cousin, who only wanted to be known as Malar, was quoted as saying.
They cover the midface; the lymphatic anatomy of the lower eyelid and the malar region of the face; the perioral area, the chin, and the jowl; and the temple and the brow.
Malik travels to Chennai's Fortis Malar Hospital every year in February for an annual check-up which he describes as an "yearly pilgrimage".
This study was a prospective assessor- and analyst-blind, randomized split-face clinical trial which was performed on patients with bilateral malar epidermal melasma.
She gave a history of alopecia, fever, fatigue, malar rash, and oral ulcers for the last nine years.