paraconid


paraconid
The mesiobuccal cusp of a lower molar tooth.

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para·co·nid .par-ə-'kō-nəd n the cusp of a primitive lower molar that corresponds to the paracone of the upper molar and that in higher forms is the anterior and internal cusp

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para·co·nid (par″ə-koґnid) [para- + con(o)- + -id] the mesiobuccal cusp of a mandibular molar tooth.

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