molar


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Wikipedia.

molar

1
1. any of the 12 broad-faced grinding teeth in man
2. a corresponding tooth in other mammals

molar

2
1. (of a physical quantity) per unit amount of substance
2. (not recommended in technical usage) (of a solution) containing one mole of solute per litre of solution

molar

[′mō·lər]
(anatomy)
A tooth adapted for grinding.
Any of the three pairs of cheek teeth behind the premolars on each side of the jaws in humans.
(physical chemistry)
Denoting a physical quantity divided by the amount of substance expressed in moles.
References in periodicals archive ?
Results: The proportion of molars without lesions was 80.
En este trabajo, se encontro una alta cantidad de istmos en la raiz mesiovestibular del primer molar superior a una distancia de 3-7 mm desde el apice, lo cual concuerda con Lima et al.
According to our knowledge there is no previous data on third molar impaction available in Al-Qurayyat, Saudi Arabia.
De igual forma, la distancia transversal mandibular de este estudio fue de 58,38 [+ o -] 2,92 mm en promedio, tomada desde el punto mas prominente del contorno oseo mandibular de cada lado sobre la zona del primer molar permanente inferior, que coincide con la parte mas prominente del hueso alveolar bucal, cuando se ve desde la superficie oclusal, asi como con la union mucogingival.
Despite the enormous taxonomic and ecomorphological diversity of living rodents (especially Muroidea), we note that meristic variability in the molar row is more extensive in N.
Fan et al (2004) stated that for mandibular second molar to qualify as having a C-shaped canal system, it has to exhibit all the following three features [4]:
Prevalence of Molar Incisor Hypomineral- ization (MIH)
In this case report, we present a case of a kissing molar between the mandibular second and third molars, which is rare phenomena (3).
Uprighting of molar using NiTi springs, derived from the setups, with customized resin bases were successfully treated using mini-implants between first and second premolars for indirect anchorage.
En el arco inferior se realizaron las exodoncias de los segundos molares, la pulpotomia del primer molar inferior derecho con la adaptacion de la corona de acero que se utilizaria como pilar del zapato distal derecho y una restauracion con resina en el primer molar izquierdo (Figura 5A y 5B).
1 Facial swelling is a sign of facial oedema and one of the most frequent complications of impacted third molar surgery.
The arch wise distribution of third molar impaction in this study showed greater predilection towards mandible 130 (52%) than the maxilla 120 (48%) (Figure 1 and Table 1) (p value < 0.