Meaning of premolar
Pronunciation: (prē-mō'lur), [key]
- situated in front of the molar teeth.
- pertaining to a milk tooth that will later be supplanted by a permanent molar.
- a premolar tooth.
- Also called(in humans) any of eight teeth located in pairs on each side of the upper and lower jaws between the cuspids and molar teeth. See illus. under
- premolar (Thesaurus)