basilar definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, associated with, or positioned at or close to the base, especially the foot of the skull: the basilar artery.
    • Of, related to, or located at a base, but specially in the foot of the skull or a lung.
    • Lower; substandard; base.
    • regarding, or situated at, the beds base.
    • Lower; substandard; placed on impulses or springs of activity.
    • of or associated with or located at the base
  • others:
    • concerning or situated during the base, particularly of the skull.
    • Lying or situated during the base; fundamental.

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