molar


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Molar \Mo"lar\, a. [L. molaris, fr. mola mill, fr. molere to
   grind in a mill. See Mill the machine.]
   Having power to grind; grinding; as, the molar teeth; also,
   of or pertaining to the molar teeth. --Bacon.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Molar \Mo"lar\, n. (Anat.)
   Any one of the teeth back of the incisors and canines. The
   molars which replace the deciduous or milk teeth are
   designated as premolars, and those which are not preceded
   by deciduous teeth are sometimes called true molars. See
   Tooth.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

molar \mo"lar\ (m[=o]"l[~e]r), a. [L. moles mass.] (Mech.)
   Of or pertaining to a mass of matter; -- said of the
   properties or motions of masses, as distinguished from those
   of molecules or atoms.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

molar \mo"lar\ (m[=o]"l[~e]r or m[=o]"l[aum]r), a. [L. moles
   mass.] (Chem.)
   Being at a concentration having the designated number of
   moles (of solute) per liter of solvent; as, an 0.2 molar
   solution of sodium chloride in water is close to isotonic.
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