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mŏlāris , e, adj. mola,
I.of or belonging to a mill or to grinding, mill-.
I. Adj. (post-Aug.): “molaris lapis,Plin. 36, 19, 30, § 137; Isid. 19, 10, 10: “petrae molares, Grom. Vet. 401, 20: saxum,id. ib. 212, 9: “lapis molaris,Vulg. Luc. 17, 2: “deus,grinding, molar, id. Judic. 15, 19.—
II. Subst.: mŏlāris , is, m.
B. (Sc. dens.) A grinder, molar: “interque molares Difficili crescente cibo,Juv. 13, 212: “presso stridere molari,id. 6, 160: “molares superiores (of horses' teeth),Col. 6, 29, 4; Pall. 4, 13, 9.
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