Bicuspid Definition

bī-kŭspĭd
adjective
Having two points.
A bicuspid tooth.
Webster's New World
Having two points or cusps, as the crescent moon.
American Heritage Medicine
Having two points or cusps.
American Heritage Science
Having two points or prominences; ending in two points; said of teeth, leaves, fruit, etc.
Wiktionary
Synonyms:
noun
Any of eight adult teeth with two-pointed crowns; premolar tooth.
Webster's New World
A bicuspid tooth, especially a premolar.
American Heritage Medicine
A bicuspid tooth, especially a premolar.
American Heritage Science

A tooth with two cusps; a premolar tooth. syn.

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Other Word Forms of Bicuspid

Noun

Singular:
bicuspid
Plural:
bicuspids

Origin of Bicuspid

  • New Latin bicuspis bicuspid- Latin bi- two bi–1 Latin cuspis sharp point

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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