malar
malar
adjective
1. (technical) (relating to the cheek or cheeks) 
a. malar 
The child had been born with a facial abnormality: he had very small cheekbones, which indicated malar hypoplasia.El niño había nacido con una abnormalidad facial: tenía los pómulos muy pequeños, lo que era indicio de hipoplasia malar.
noun
2. (technical) (cheekbone) 
Dr. Edwards examined the skull: a bullet had shattered both malars.La Dra. Edwards examinó el cráneo. Una bala había hecho añicos los dos huesos malares.
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