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  • as intooth
  • as intooth

synonyms for premolar

  • bicuspid
  • canine
  • cuspid
  • denticle
  • eyetooth
  • fang
  • grinder
  • incisor
  • ivory
  • molar
  • tusk
  • dentation
  • dentile
  • laniary
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How to use premolar in a sentence

The lower premolar is tricuspidate and the first and second molars are quadritubercular with a broad cingulum.
SPECIATION IN THE KANGAROO RAT, DIPODOMYS ORDIIHENRY W. SETZER
We have examined the specimen (70228 BS), which retains the upper deciduous premolar.
COMMENTS ON THE TAXONOMY AND GEOGRAPHIC DISTRIBUTION OF SOME NORTH AMERICAN RODENTSE. RAYMOND HALL
The New World monkeys, on the other hand, have an additional premolar in each half-jaw, or thirty-six teeth altogether.
THE RIDDLE OF THE UNIVERSE AT THE CLOSE OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURYERNST HAECKEL
The third premolar is very large, and agrees with its upper one, excepting the lobule on the inner border.
NATURAL HISTORY OF THE MAMMALIA OF INDIA AND CEYLONROBERT A. STERNDALE
In the Cebidae there is an extra premolar in each jaw bringing the number up to 36.
THE VERTEBRATE SKELETONSIDNEY H. REYNOLDS
The specimen is from a young individual in which the last premolar had just cut the gum.
ON THE AFFINITIES OF LEPTARCTUS PRIMUS OF LEIDYJ. L. WORTMAN
The teeth which precede the premolars of the permanent series are called either milk-molar or milk-premolar.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 17, SLICE 5VARIOUS
Cerivoula (Kerivoula), which also has p. 3/3, is distinguished by the parallel upper incisors and the large second upper premolar.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 6, SLICE 2VARIOUS
The characteristic dentition of the Catarrhin is derived from this formula by the loss of another premolar.
THE LAST LINKERNST HAECKEL
The rudimentary first digit of the forefoot has disappeared, and the last premolar has gone over to the molar series.
DARWINISM (1889)ALFRED RUSSEL WALLACE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO PREMOLAR

  • bicuspid
  • canine
  • cuspid
  • dentation
  • denticle
  • dentile
  • eyetooth
  • fang
  • grinder
  • incisor
  • ivory
  • laniary
  • molar
  • premolar
  • tusk
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.