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Having two points or cusps, as the crescent moon.
A bicuspid tooth, especially a premolar.
[New Latin bicuspis, bicuspid- : Latin bi-, two; see bi-1 + Latin cuspis, sharp point.]
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(Anatomy) having or terminating in two cusps or points
(Anatomy) a bicuspid tooth; premolar
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1. Also, bi•cus′pi•date`. having or terminating in two cusps or points, as certain teeth.n.
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A tooth having two points or cusps, especially a premolar.
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|Noun||1.||bicuspid - 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
|Adj.||1.||bicuspid - having two cusps or points (especially a molar tooth); "bicuspid teeth"; "bicuspid leaves"|
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a. bicúspide, que presenta dos puntas.
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bicuspidadj & n bicúspide m
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