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Posterior teeth

Definition

noun

The thicker teeth located in the back of the mouth, which include the lower and upper molars in primary dentition and premolars and molars in secondary dentition.


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Synonyms:

  • buccal teeth
  • cheek teeth

Compare: anterior teeth


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