Relating to an alveolus
An alveolar process; (also) the alveolar processes of the right and left maxilla, or of the right and left mandible, considered together.
Behind the alveolar ridge of the upper teeth.
= alveolar process.
Physical Anthropol. and Anatomy. Of or relating to the palate and the alveolar ridge; palatomaxillary.
The thickened ridge of the maxilla which contains the tooth sockets.