a member of a Shiite sect of Syrian Muslims
of or relating to this sect
We would have had split screens on Al-Jazeera with images of Zionists and alaouite hordes killing civilians.
Israel And Syria: A Missed Opportunity? Noam Ohana March 4, 2013
noun Indian vocal music without words Historical Examples He next visited alap, but the young women of that pueblo were sickly; so he came on to Tulubin. The Bontoc Igorot Albert Ernest Jenks
the light blow on the cheek delivered by the bishop in a confirmation service.
pertaining to or having wings; alary. winglike; wing-shaped. Anatomy, Botany, . a brand of daminozide. Historical Examples Horses drag the single carriage up the slight gradient to alar; it returns by the force of its own impetus. The Fortunate Isles Mary Stuart Boyd In this coral the calicle is divided into quadrants by four principal […]
- Alar cartilage
alar cartilage alar cartilage n. Either of a pair of cartilages that form the tip of the nose; greater alar cartilage. Any of the cartilaginous plates of the wing of the nose posterior to the greater alar cartilage; lesser alar cartilage.