Basilar
Basilar Bas"i*lar, Basilary Bas"i*la*ry, a. [F. basilaire, fr. L. basis. See {Base}, n.] 1. Relating to, or situated at, the base. [1913 Webster]

2. Lower; inferior; applied to impulses or springs of action. [R.] ``Basilar instincts.'' --H. W. Beecher. [1913 Webster]


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  • basilar — perteneciente o relativo a una base, especialmente a la base del cráneo o del encéfalo Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos.. Alvaro Galiano. 2010. basilar Relativo o perteneciente a la base o al área …   Diccionario médico

  • basilar — index essential (inherent), fundamental, original (initial) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • basilar — basilar,   basal …   Universal-Lexikon

  • basilar — adj. 2 g. 1.  [História natural] Que serve de base (a um órgão). 2.  [Figurado] Essencial, fundamental.   • Confrontar: bacilar …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • basilar — adj. Perteneciente o relativo a la base …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • basilar — [bas′əler΄ēbas′ə lər] adj. [ModL basilaris < L basis,BASIS] of or at the base, esp. of the skull: also basilary [bas′əler΄ē] …   English World dictionary

  • Basilar — Located at or near the base of a structure, especially the base of the skull. For example, a basilar fracture is a break in the bone at the base of the skull and can be life threatening. * * * bas·i·lar baz (ə )lər, bas also bāz or bās adj of,… …   Medical dictionary

  • basilar — ► adjetivo 1 De la base. 2 Que sirve de base. * * * basilar adj. De la base. * * * basilar. adj. Perteneciente o relativo a la base …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • basilar — adjective Etymology: Middle French basilaire, irregular from base base Date: 1541 of, relating to, or situated at the base …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • basilar — adj. [L. basis, base] Related to or situated at the base …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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