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  Words related to saliva

Related / Similar Words: spit, spittle

 

Definition:
  • a clear liquid secreted into the mouth by the salivary glands and mucous glands of the mouth; moistens the mouth and starts the digestion of starches;

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    Hyponyms: drool, dribble, drivel, slobber, tobacco juice

     

    Part Meronyms: salivary gland

     

    Derivational Morphology: spit, ptyalize, ptyalise, spew, spue, salivate

     

    Anagrams: Silvia, salvia

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: pështymë   Breton: halo  
    Catalan: saliva   Chinese: 唾液  
    Croatian: slina   Finnish: sylki  
    French: salive   Georgian: ნერწყვი  
    German: Speichel   Hungarian: nyál  
    Icelandic: slef   Italian: saliva  
    Japanese:   Korean:  
    Norwegian: spytt   Romanian: salivă  
    Russian: слюна   Slovene: slina  
    Spanish: saliva   Swedish: spott  
     
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