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pre·mo·lar

 (prē-mō′lər)
n.
One of eight bicuspid teeth located in pairs on each side of the upper and lower jaws behind the canines and in front of the molars.

pre·mo′lar adj.

premolar

(priːˈməʊlə)
adj
(Dentistry) situated before a molar tooth
n
(Dentistry) any one of eight bicuspid teeth in the human adult, two situated on each side of both jaws between the first molar and the canine

pre•mo•lar

(priˈmoʊ lər)

adj.
1. situated in front of the molar teeth.
n.
2. a premolar tooth.
3. Also called bicuspid. (in humans) any of eight teeth located in pairs on each side of the upper and lower jaws between the cuspids and the molar teeth.
[1835–45]

pre·mo·lar

(prē-mō′lər)
Any of eight bicuspid teeth in mammals, arranged in pairs on both sides of the upper and lower jaws between the canines and molars. Premolars are used to tear and grind food.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.premolar - a tooth having two cusps or pointspremolar - a tooth having two cusps or points; located between the incisors and the molars
tooth - hard bonelike structures in the jaws of vertebrates; used for biting and chewing or for attack and defense
Translations
třenáktřenový zub
välihammas
小臼歯
przedtrzonowiec

premolar

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premolar

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Known as tori, these benign bony sublingual growths typically appear near the canine and premolar teeth.
Laterolateral radiograph (Figure 1D) showed a single pedunculated well-marginated bony proliferation with a delimited transition zone, a distance of 3cm from premolar teeth 306 and 406.
These complications occur most commonly during extraction of upper molar and premolar teeth.
The mental nerve innervates the skin and mucous of the lower lip, the skin of the chin and the mucous of the vestibular face of the inferior incisor, canine and premolar teeth (Alves & Candido, 2016).
Results: Position IV, which passed the second premolar teeth (39%) on the right side was the mostly detected position and position I was not observed in our study.
The aim of this report is to present a case of dentigerous cyst located in the mandibular premolar region which was treated by decompression that has led to the spontaneous eruption of the canine and first premolar teeth without orthodontic appliances.
Clinical examination of oral cavity revealed cauliflower like multilobed mass attached to gum in region behind left canine and premolar teeth of maxilla.
11] The most common location of MF at the root of the 2nd premolar teeth might be due to racial variations and researchers' observational error.
1990) carried out a long-term study of 370 autotransplanted premolar teeth to determine a standardised surgical procedure which op-timised pulpal and periodontal healing.
Plaque pH, or acidity, was measured with a touch microelectrode between the premolar teeth before eating; at two and five minutes after eating; and then two to 30 minutes after drinking a liquid.
3,8-10,15-17) But, in the literature only a few cases related to three rooted maxillary first premolar teeth (were presented).