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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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As can be seen, the distal root of the second molar and the root of the second premolar are closest to mandibular canal.
The clinical and radiographic examinations showed deep coronal caries, immature root, and periapical radiolucency in mandibular second premolar (#35) of a 13-year-old girl.
Mandibular and maxillary crowding were calculated as the difference between arch perimeter and the sum of the mesio-distal dimensions of the teeth, in millimetres, from the second premolar on one side of the arch to the second premolar on the other side.
The lower right second premolar was in non-occlusion, and it was tilted lingually.
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.
Demonstrate the distal surface of canine crowns and all of the first and second premolar crowns.
A radiographic examination showed a large, circular, well-defined unilocular radiolucent area starting from the left mandibular lateral incisor and extending to the left mandibular second premolar.
For anchorage purpose a soldered lingual arch was given from first molar of one side to the other and bucally 17x 25 sectional stainless steel wire was placed between second premolar and first molar (35, 36).
The dorsal nasal turbinate had sinus, which begins at the level of second premolar tooth and attains maximum at rostral face of second molar tooth and extend up to level of medial canthus of eye.
Retention was achieved by extending the labial flange up to cervical third of maxillary left central incisor up to the second premolar.
In conformity with this finding, Hasan T reported that MF was found under the root of the second premolar in most mandibles.
A composite on the buccal surface of maxillary left second premolar was also planned.