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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The first component loaded most heavily on number of bicuspid teeth (0.66) and supraoral cusps (0.59), the second on number of lateral teeth rows (0.72), and the third on number of trunk myomeres (0.85).