Alar

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a chemical sprayed on fruit trees to regulate their growth so the entire crop can be harvested at one time

of or relating to the axil

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having or resembling wings

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Mesencephalon: The marginal layer of each basal plate of mesencephalon enlarges and thickened forming the cerebral crura or peduncles (crura cerebri) while the alar plates of the mesencephalon give rise to the anterior and posterior colliculus which appear as two longitudinal elevations separated by a shallow midline depression (corpora quadrigemina) (Fig.
Diencephalon: It appears to be consisted of a roof plate and two alar plates and lack the floor and basal plates.
The DTmesV axons also took a slightly different route to that seen in the chick and mouse: the DTmesV axons did not project as far ventral into the mesencephalon alar plate in S.
The latter were in continuity with two external areas of more or less piled cells (alar plates, the presumptive barbule cells) separated by a central region of smaller cells (presumptive axial plate).