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mo·lar 1

 (mō′lər)
adj.
1. Chemistry
a. Relating to or designating the molarity of a solution.
b. Relating to one mole of a substance.
2. Physics Of or relating to a body of matter as a whole, perceived apart from molecular or atomic properties.

[From mole.]

mo·lar 2

 (mō′lər)
n.
A tooth with a broad crown used to grind food, located behind the premolars.
adj.
1. Relating to the molars.
2. Capable of grinding.

[From Middle English molares, molars, from Latin molāris, belonging to a mill, grinder, molar, from mola, millstone; see melə- in Indo-European roots.]
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molar

(ˈməʊlə)
n
1. (Dentistry) any of the 12 broad-faced grinding teeth in man
2. (Zoology) a corresponding tooth in other mammals
adj
3. (Dentistry) of, relating to, or designating any of these teeth
4. (Zoology) of, relating to, or designating any of these teeth
5. used for or capable of grinding
[C16: from Latin molāris for grinding, from mola millstone]

molar

(ˈməʊlə)
adj
1. (Chemistry) (of a physical quantity) per unit amount of substance: molar volume.
2. (Chemistry) (not recommended in technical usage) (of a solution) containing one mole of solute per litre of solution
[C19: from Latin mōlēs a mass]
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mo•lar1

(ˈmoʊ lər)

n.
1. Also called mo′lar tooth`. a tooth having a broad biting surface adapted for grinding, being one of 12 in humans, with 3 on each side of the upper and lower jaws.
adj.
2. adapted for grinding, as teeth.
3. pertaining to such teeth.
[1535–45; < Latin molāris grinder =mol(a) millstone + -āris -ar1]

mo•lar2

(ˈmoʊ lər)

adj.
pertaining to a body of matter as a whole, as contrasted with molecular and atomic.
[1860–65; < Latin mōl(ēs) a mass]

mo•lar3

(ˈmoʊ lər)

adj.
describing a solution containing one mole of solute per liter of solution.
[1860–65]
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mo·lar 1

(mō′lər)
Chemistry
1. Relating to a mole.
2. Containing one mole of solute per liter of solution.

molar 2

Any of the teeth located toward the back of the jaws, having broad crowns for grinding food. Adult humans have 12 molars.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.molar - grinding tooth with a broad crownmolar - grinding tooth with a broad crown; located behind the premolars
tooth - hard bonelike structures in the jaws of vertebrates; used for biting and chewing or for attack and defense
wisdom tooth - any of the last 4 teeth on each side of the upper and lower jaw; the last of the permanent teeth to erupt (between ages 16 and 21)
Adj.1.molar - of or pertaining to the grinding teeth in the back of a mammal's mouth; "molar teeth"
2.molar - designating a solution containing one mole of solute per liter of solution
3.molar - containing one mole of a substance; "molar weight"
4.molar - pertaining to large units of behavior; "such molar problems of personality as the ego functions"--R.R. Hunt
psychological science, psychology - the science of mental life
molecular - relating to simple or elementary organization; "proceed by more and more detailed analysis to the molecular facts of perception"--G.A. Miller
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
Translations
ضِرْس، طاحِنَه
stoličkamolární
kindtand
poskihammas
őrlőfog
jaxl
krūminis dantis
dzeroklis
azı dişi

molar

[ˈməʊləʳ] Nmuela f
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molar

[ˈməʊlər] nmolaire f
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molar (tooth)

nBackenzahn m
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molar

[ˈməʊləʳ] adj & nmolare (m)
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

molar

(ˈməulə) noun
a back tooth which is used for grinding food.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

mo·lar

n. diente molar, muela.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

molar

adj (dent, obst) molar; n molar m (form), muela; third — tercer molar, muela del juicio (fam)
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Occlusal plane of the impacted tooth is nearly in the same level as the occlusal level of the adjacent second molar tooth. (The highest portion of the impacted third molar is on a level with or above the occlusal plane.)
2,3,5,6,7,8 Surgical extraction of mandibular third molar may range between easy to extremely difficult depending on multiple factors, like tooth angulation and location in relation to distal second molar tooth and ascending border of the mandibular ramus, the bone density and proximity to inferior alveolar nerve.5,9
This article presents the treatment results of a canine and a second molar tooth treated with OE with CSF+RP.
The lesions most frequently tend to be associated with a permanent erupted tooth such as the first molar tooth and the second mandibular premolar tooth and are very rarely associated with impacted and deciduous teeth.
The term hemisection refers to the sectioning of a molar tooth with the removal of an unrestorable root which may be affected by periodontal, endodontic, structural (cracked roots) or caries.
The wax molar tooth was fixed in the center of a wax plate (1.2 cm x 4 cm x 3 mm) and trimmed on a surveyor (APF400, Amann Dental Equipment, Koblach, Austria) achieving mesial (8 mm) and lingual guide planes (6 mm) while creating a 0.25 mm undercut area on the distobuccal surface.
In the oral examination, the right mandibular first molar tooth was found to have a deep caries cavity and to not be mobile.
In our case, we believe that because the impacted third molar tooth could not find a place in the alveolar arch owing to the narrow maxillary area, it ectopically erupted in the sinus.
[1,2] JS is an autosomal recessive neurodevelopmental disorder, characterized by molar tooth malformation, a complex brainstem malformation that reflects aplasia and marked hypoplasia of cerebellar vermis, thickened and elongated superior cerebellar peduncles, and deepened interpeduncular fossa that is apparent on axial magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) at the midbrain-hindbrain junction.
A brain MRI showed severe vermis hypoplasia, molar tooth sign, agenesis of corpus callosum, retrocerebellar enlargement (variant Dandy Walker syndrome?) and colpocephaly.