premolar

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premolar

1. situated before a molar tooth
2. 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

premolar

[prē′mō·lər]
(anatomy)
In each quadrant of the permanent human dentition, one of the two teeth between the canine and the first molar; a bicuspid.
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Thus, the aim of the present study was to estimate the mesiodistal crown width and the proximal enamel thicknesses of maxillary first bicuspids.