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Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English molar, from Latin molāris (millstone, molar).

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molar (plural molars)

  1. A back tooth having a broad surface used for grinding one's food.
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molar (not comparable)

  1. Of or relating to the molar teeth, or to grinding.
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Etymology 2Edit

From mol(e) +‎ -ar in the chemistry usage.

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molar (not comparable)

  1. (chemistry) Of, relating to, or being a solution containing one mole of solute per litre of solution.
  2. (physics) Of or relating to a complete body of matter as distinct from its molecular or atomic constituents.
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NounEdit

molar (plural molars)

  1. (chemistry) A unit of concentration equal to one mole per litre.
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Etymology 1Edit

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molar (masculine and feminine plural molars)

  1. molar; that grinds

NounEdit

molar f (plural molars)

  1. molar (back tooth)

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molar (masculine and feminine plural molars)

  1. (chemistry) molar (containing one mole of solute per litre of solution)
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GalicianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Attested since the 14th century. Mol (soft, tender) +‎ -ar.

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molar m or f (plural molars)

  1. soft, softer
    Synonym: mol
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Etymology 2Edit

From mol +‎ -ar in the chemistry usage.

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molar m (plural molares)

  1. (chemistry, physics) molar

Etymology 3Edit

From Latin molaris.

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molar m (plural molares)

  1. (anatomy) molar
    Synonym: moa

ReferencesEdit

  • molar” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • molar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • molar” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • molar” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aːɐ̯

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molar (not comparable)

  1. (chemistry) molar

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InterlinguaEdit

AdjectiveEdit

molar (not comparable)

  1. molar (pertaining to the molar teeth)

NounEdit

molar (plural molares)

  1. molar, molar tooth

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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin molāris.

AdjectiveEdit

molar (plural molares)

  1. molar

NounEdit

molar m (plural molares)

  1. molar
    Synonym: muela

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Etymology 2Edit

From Caló molar.

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molar (first-person singular present molo, first-person singular preterite molé, past participle molado)

  1. (colloquial, intransitive, Spain) to rule, rock (be pleasing)
    Synonym: gustar
    Mola un montón.That's great.
    • 2018 September 24, “Lavapiés se hace con el título de barrio más ‘cool’ del mundo”, in El País[1]:
      "Se buscan los 50 barrios más cool del mundo". Para celebrar su 50º aniversario, la revista Time Out se propuso buscar las zonas que más molan de las ciudades más vibrantes del mundo.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
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