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Malar-bone



[mey-ler] /ˈmeɪ lər/ Anatomy

adjective
1.
of or relating to the cheek or .
noun
2.
Also, malar bone. .
noun, Anatomy.
1.
a bone on each side of the face below the eye, forming the prominence of the cheek; cheekbone.
noun
1.
either of two bones, one on each side of the skull, that form part of the side wall of the eye socket and part of the zygomatic arch; cheekbone Also called malar, malar bone
/ˈmeɪlə/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the cheek or cheekbone
noun
2.
Also called malar bone another name for zygomatic bone

malar ma·lar (mā’lər, -lär’)
adj.
Of or relating to the cheekbone or the cheek. n.
The cheekbone.

zygomatic bone n.
A quadrilateral bone that forms the cheek prominence and articulates with the frontal, sphenoid, temporal, and maxillary bones. Also called cheekbone, jugal bone, malar bone, zygoma.

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