molar

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See also: mòlar and mołar

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Etymology 1[edit]

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 2[edit]

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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Noun[edit]

molar (plural molars)

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

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molar (masculine and feminine plural molars)

  1. molar; that grinds

Noun[edit]

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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Galician[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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 2[edit]

From mol +‎ -ar in the chemistry usage.

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molar m (plural molares)

  1. (chemistry, physics) molar

Etymology 3[edit]

From Latin molaris.

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molar m (plural molares)

  1. (anatomy) molar
    Synonym: moa

References[edit]

  • 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.

German[edit]

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  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aːɐ̯

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molar (not comparable)

  1. (chemistry) molar

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Interlingua[edit]

Adjective[edit]

molar (not comparable)

  1. molar (pertaining to the molar teeth)

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molar (plural molares)

  1. molar, molar tooth

Latin[edit]

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molar

  1. first-person singular future passive indicative of molō

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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molar m

  1. indefinite plural of mol
  2. indefinite plural of mole

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin molāris.

Adjective[edit]

molar (plural molares)

  1. molar

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Noun[edit]

molar m (plural molares)

  1. molar
    Synonym: muela

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Caló molar.

Verb[edit]

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.
    La nueva chica me mola mucho.I really fancy the new girl.
    • 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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