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mo·lar

(mō'lăr), Do not confuse this word with molal.
1. Denoting a grinding, abrading, or wearing away.
2. Synonym(s): molar tooth
3. Massive; relating to a mass; not molecular.
4. Denoting a concentration of 1 g.-molecular weight (1 mol) of solute per liter of solution, the common unit of concentration in chemistry. Compare: molal.
5. Denoting specific quantity, for example, molar volume (volume of 1 mol).

molar

(mō′lər)
n.
A tooth with a broad crown used to grind food, located behind the premolars.
adj.
1. Relating to the molars.
2. Capable of grinding.

molar

Chemistry
adjective Referring to the number of moles of solute/L of solution.
 
Dentistry
noun Any of the posterior, multicusped teeth adapted to grinding.

molar

adjective Referring to the number of moles of solute/L of solution noun Dentistry Any of the posterior, multicusped teeth adapted to grinding Latin mola, millstone. See Peg molar.

mo·lar

(mō'lăr)
1. Denoting a grinding, abrading, or wearing away.
2. Synonym(s): molar tooth.
3. Massive; relating to a mass; not molecular.
4. Denoting a concentration of 1 gram-molecular weight (1 mol) of solute per liter of solution, the common unit of concentration in chemistry.
Compare: molal
5. Denoting specific quantity, e.g., molar volume (volume of 1 mol).
[L. molaris, relating to a mill, millstone]

molar

One of the 12 back grinding teeth. From the Latin mola , a grindstone.

mo·lar

(mō'lăr)
1. Synonym(s): molar tooth.
2. Denoting a grinding or wearing away.
3. Massive; relating to a mass; not molecular.
4. Denoting a concentration of 1 g.-molecular weight (1 mol) of solute per liter of solution, the common unit of concentration in chemistry.
[L. molaris, relating to a mill, millstone]
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