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Words related to alular

pertaining to alulae

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This lesion was well demarcated, surrounded by a thin bony wall, and confined to the metaphysis of the alular bone.
The deep bone was adherent to the mass, and it was decided to remove the part of the alular bone involved in the mass.
Consequently, wounds over the dorsal aspect of the wing (extrados) or around primary, secondary, and alular remiges' follicles might alter airflow proprioceptive capabilities of birds.
The alular digit is essential for slow flight, landing, gliding flight, and the prevention of stalling.
The alular bone on each wing was rotated slightly outward, but no rotation of the carpal joints or metacarpal bones was appreciated (Fig 2a and b).