The hind teeth, consisting of premolars and molars, are used for grinding.
The state of the alveoli and the teeth, shows that the molars had not yet pierced the gum.
After filling thirty-eight molars in this way I stopped for developments.
They crush or grind the food, and are hence called “molars.”
There are twenty teeth; in each jaw there are eight molars and two incisors.
The mouth is small, with strong, caninelike teeth and molars.
The whole of the molars, however, are never simultaneously employed.
Every practitioner, however, has met with instances in which the molars were implicated.
The state of the molars at this period may be regarded as demonstrative of the age of the animal.
But you ain't a day over seventeen by the looks of your molars.