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bicuspid

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adjective bi·cus·pid \(ˌ)bī-ˈkəs-pəd\

Definition of bicuspid

  1. :  having or ending in two points <bicuspid teeth>



Origin and Etymology of bicuspid

New Latin bicuspid-, bicuspis, from bi- + Latin cuspid-, cuspis point


First Known Use: circa 1839


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bicuspid

noun bi·cus·pid

Definition of bicuspid

  1. :  a human premolar tooth — see tooth illustration



1852

First Known Use of bicuspid

1852


BICUSPID Defined for Kids

bicuspid

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noun bi·cus·pid \bī-ˈkə-spəd\

Definition of bicuspid for Students

  1. :  either of the two teeth with double points on each side of each jaw of a person




Medical Dictionary

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bicuspid

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adjective bi·cus·pid \(ˈ)bī-ˈkəs-pəd\

Medical Definition of bicuspid

  1. :  having or ending in two points <bicuspid teeth>




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bicuspid

noun bi·cus·pid

Medical Definition of bicuspid

  1. :  either of the two double-pointed teeth that in humans are situated between the canines and the molars on each side of each jaw :  premolar 1



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