Definitions

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  • n. A cusp in the corner of an upper molar tooth in mammals

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The antero-external cusp in the upper molar teeth of mammals. See cut under tooth, 1.

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Examples

  • The main paracone cusp appears almost fully formed, with the crown as a whole being about one-half mineralized.

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  • Upper molars have a simple large external paracone, with little development of a metacone.

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  • Left M1 is the most clearly exposed and it appears to have the main paracone cusp almost fully formed, with the crown as a whole about one-half mineralized.

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