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The premolar teeth or bicuspids are transitional teeth located between the canine and molar teeth. In humans, there are two premolars per quadrant, making eight premolars total in the mouth. They have at least two cusps. Premolars can be considered as a 'transitional tooth' during chewing, or mastication. It has properties of both the anterior canines and...
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The maxillary first premolar is the tooth located laterally from both the maxillary canines of the mouth but mesial from both maxillary second premolars. The function of this premolar is similar to that of canines in regard to tearing being the principal action during mastication, commonly known as chewing. There are two cusps on maxillary first premolars,...
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Information about Premolars in the free online English dictionary and ... premolar - a tooth having two cusps or points; located between the incisors and ...
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Definition and other additional information on Premolars from Biology-Online.org dictionary. ... have incisors (or a dental pad), canines, premolars and molars. ...
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Premolars and molars are collectively called cheek teeth. Premolars have deciduous (baby) teeth, molar do not. Temporomandibular joint. Molars ...
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What is Premolars? Meaning of Premolars medical term. What does Premolars mean? ... The crown of each premolar is compressed anteroposteriorly and surmounted by two ...
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premolar n. One of eight bicuspid teeth located in pairs on each side of the upper and lower jaws behind the canines and in front of the molars
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premolars and molars - cheek teeth - 6 upper and lower on both sides, closely packed. ... premolars do have baby teeth first. so for premolars there are two ...
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The baby premolars also erupt at 4 to 6 weeks of age. ... Permanent premolars erupt at 4 to 6 months and the molars erupt at 5 to 7 months ...
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... two canines in the lower front, six premolars and six molars in the lower back ... A quick glance at the premolars tells a biologist whether the animal is a fawn, ...
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... and breadth of the premolars, are present only in Nacholapithecus ... (9), and the upper premolars of both Kenyapithecus species are narrower, relative ...
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... normally 3 or 4 premolars and 3 molar teeth ... The first premolars, if present, are ... The remaining premolars and molars are used primarily for grinding the ...
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There are 8 incisors (4 on the top, 4 on the bottom) 2 canines, 4 premolars, and 6 molars. ... top and 4 in the bottom), 4 canines, 8 premolars, and 12 molars. ...
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A graceful, lithe, well-balanced dog with no sign of coarseness, weakness ... Upper premolars and molars lie outside those of the lower jaw. Neck and Shoulders ...
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Proper dental care is essential to your horse's health. ... Equine premolars (PM) two through four, and three molars (M) (collectively ...
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... premolars: Lasiurus ega. 9' Two pairs of upper premolars ... 16' Two pairs of upper premolars: Pipistrellus hesperus. 17 Calcar with well-marked keel: 18 ...
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... fangs for tearing and biting, the premolars for cutting and the molars for grinding. ... mandible is incisors 3+3 , fangs 1+1, premolars 4+4 and molars 2+3. ...
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