(māʹlər, -lär´) adjective. Of or relating to the cheekbone or the cheek, mala, malar
noun. An infectious disease characterized by cycles of chills, fever, and sweating, caused by the parasitic infection of red blood cells by a protozoan of the genus Plasmodium, which is transmitted by the bite of an infected female anopheles mosquito, (demam) malaria.
adjective. (demam) malaria: a malarial infection, jangkitan malaria; a malarial patient, pesakit malaria; the malarial district, kawasan malaria.