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Premolar Tooth

In mammals, a Premolar Tooth is a tooth that is situated midway along the jaw, between the canines and the molars.

Carnivores have specialized premolars that act like shears for slicing through flesh.

Associated Terms: Premolar, Premolars

Also see:
Incisor Tooth
Canine Tooth
Carnassial Tooth
Molar Tooth


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