malar bone n.
See zygomatic bone.
malar ma·lar (mā'lər, -lär')
Of or relating to the cheekbone or the cheek. n.
zygomatic bone n.
A quadrilateral bone that forms the cheek prominence and articulates with the frontal, sphenoid, temporal, and maxillary bones. Also called cheekbone, jugal bone, malar bone, zygoma.