- alveolar abscess,
- alveolar air,
- alveolar arch,
- alveolar artery,
- alveolar cell
Origin of alveolar
Examples from the Web for alveolar
An alveolar abscess deeply seated in the maxilla may open into the maxillary antrum and set up suppuration in that cavity.
The teeth and their tubercles and the alveolar process are normal.Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 2 (of 6)|Havelock Ellis
Alveolar prognathism is almost entirely lacking in all groups.A Racial Study of the Fijians|Norman E. Gabel
The alveolar sarcoma commences as a hard lump and increases in size until the epidermis gives way and an ulcer is formed.Manual of Surgery|Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
When it is confined to the palate it is treated by removal of the palatal and alveolar portions of the maxilla.
"pertaining to alveoli," 1799, from Modern Latin alveolus "socket of a tooth" (see alveolus).