alae is Accepted in TWL Scrabble Dictionary

alae Scrabble score: 4

Meaning of alae

  • winglike part, process, or expansion, as of a bone, shell, seed, or stem
  • a wing or a winglike anatomic process or part
  • wing
  • (in an ancient Roman house) a small room, as an alcove, opening into a larger room or courtyard
  • ALA, in biology, any flat winglike projection [n]
  • either of the two side petals of a flower in the legume family, as the pea