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saliva

noun [U] uk   us   /səˈlaɪ.və/
the liquid produced in your mouth to keep the mouth wet and to help to prepare food to be digested
Translations of “saliva”
in Arabic لُعاب…
in Korean 침…
in Malaysian air liur…
in French salive…
in Turkish salya…
in Italian saliva…
in Chinese (Traditional) 唾液,涎,口水…
in Russian слюна…
in Polish ślina…
in Vietnamese nước bọt…
in Spanish saliva…
in Portuguese saliva…
in Thai น้ำลาย…
in German der Speichel…
in Catalan saliva…
in Japanese 唾液, つば…
in Indonesian ludah…
in Chinese (Simplified) 唾液,涎…
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