Definitions for "Premolar"
Keywords:  molar, bicuspid, canine, cusps, teeth
Situated in front of the molar teeth.
An anterior molar tooth which has replaced a deciduous molar. See Tooth.
Designating, or pertaining to, one of the teeth (a maximum of four on each side of upper jaw and lower jaw of placental mammals, or 16 in all) in front of the true molars. When canine teeth are present, premolars are behind these teeth; premolars are preceded by deciduous teeth, and in the upper jaw are confined to the maxillary bone.
Keywords:  biscuspid