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premolar

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adjective pre·mo·lar \-ˈmō-lər\

Medical Definition of premolar

  1. :  situated in front of or preceding the molar teeth; especially :  being or relating to those teeth of a mammal in front of the true molars and behind the canines when the latter are present




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premolar

noun pre·mo·lar

Medical Definition of premolar

  1. 1:  a premolar tooth that in humans is one of two in each side of each jaw—called also bicuspid

  2. 2:  a milk tooth that occupies the position later taken by a premolar tooth of the permanent dentition




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