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alar

[′ā·lər]
(biology)
Winglike or pertaining to a wing.
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Simultaneously, the Le Forte procedure rotates the alar cartilage laterally.
Other facial/oral manifestations are ocular hypertelorism, aplasia of alar cartilage and alopecia, hypertrophic frenula, lingual hamartomas and ankyloglossia, dental caries, enamel hypoplasia, supernumerary and missing teeth.
The presence of alar cartilage in present case report describes the embryological fissuring of the lateral nasal process and formation of supernumerary nostril.