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Premolar Tooth

One of the eight permanent teeth, two on either side in each jaw, between the canines and the molars, serving for grinding and crushing food.

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Terms to know

Canine Tooth
The canine teeth, also called cuspids, dog teeth, fangs, or (in the case of those of the upper jaw) eye teeth...
Molar Tooth
A grinding tooth with a broad crown; located behind the premolars....
Permanent Tooth
Any of the 32 teeth that replace the deciduous teeth of early childhood....

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