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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ala  \A"la\,  n.;  pl  {Al[ae]}.  [L.,  a  wing.]  (Biol.) 
  A  winglike  organ,  or  part 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  ala 
  n  1:  a  flat  wing-shaped  process  or  winglike  part  of  an  organism: 
  "the  alae  of  the  nose";  "the  alae  of  a  maple  seed";  "the 
  flat  petals  of  a  pea  blossom  are  alae" 
  2:  a  wing  of  an  insect 




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