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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Alar  \A"lar\,  a.  [L.  alarius  fr  ala  wing:  cf  F.  alaire.] 
  1.  Pertaining  to  or  having  wings. 
 
  2.  (Bot.)  Axillary;  in  the  fork  or  axil.  --Gray. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  alar 
  adj  1:  (botany)  of  or  relating  to  the  axil  [syn:  {axillary}] 
  2:  (biology)  having  or  resembling  wings  [syn:  {alary},  {aliform}, 
  {wing-shaped}] 
  n  :  a  growth-regulating  chemical  sprayed  on  fruit  trees;  entire 
  crop  can  be  harvested  at  one  time  [syn:  {Alar},  {daminozide}] 




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