Horses drag the single carriage up the slight gradient to alar; it returns by the force of its own impetus.
In this coral the calicle is divided into quadrants by four principal septa, the main septum, counter septum, and two alar septa.
"The children of alar seem good," remarked the Lady, who has the gift of saying graceful things.
Feather sheaths of the alar tracts penetrated the skin the first day after hatching.
A rumour was circulated that we should not be allowed to enter at all, the alar being a merchant-vessel.
alar frenum: a small ligament crossing the supra-alar groove toward the root of the wing: Hymenoptera.
alar'con, king of Barca, who joined the armament of Egypt against the crusaders, but his men were only half armed.
Two spotted ones, whose skins I have preserved, are smaller, being only thirty-four inches in alar extent.
About eleven, all, except myself, had left the alar in the full conviction of having enjoyed themselves very much indeed.
As the grey-bearded superintendent told us, alar was the first town on the island to have electric light installed.
"wing-like," c.1840; "of or pertaining to wings," 1847, from Latin alaris, from ala "wing, armpit, wing of an army" (source of Spanish ala, French aile), from *axla, originally "joint of the wing or arm;" from PIE *aks- (see axis).
alar a·lar (ā'lər)
Resembling, containing, or composed of wings or alae; axillary.
Relating to the ala of such structures as the nose, sphenoid bone, and sacrum.