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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Since maxillary premolars are close to the anterior esthetic region, tooth-colored materials are preferable (14).
[26] reported that endocrown technique was first described by Pissis who suggested a 5 mm depth central retention cavity for the first maxillary premolars although dimensions for the preparation of central retention cavity were not clearly determined.
Endodontic treatment of a "ridiculous" maxillary premolar: a case report.
In vitro cuspal deflection and microleakage of maxillary premolars restored with novel low-shrink dental composites.
Maxillary premolars: Vertucci (12) categorized the root canal systems of human teeth into eight types (Figure 1).
Visualization of three- canalled maxillary premolars on preoperative radiographs can often be difficult.
She also had 3 mandibular implants with open flap technique and one maxillary premolar area implant with flapless surgery at the same time.
Flattened cusp morphology with glossy occlusal surfaces was observed in maxillary premolar and first molar teeth.