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salivanoun [U]

uk   /səˈlaɪ.və/ us   /səˈlaɪ.və/
the liquid produced in your mouth to keep the mouth wet and to help to prepare food to be digested
(Definition of saliva from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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salivanoun [U]

us   /səˈlɑɪ·və/
biology the natural, watery liquid in the mouth that keeps it wet and helps prepare food for digestion
(Definition of saliva from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “saliva”
in Korean 침…
in Arabic لُعاب…
in Malaysian air liur…
in French salive…
in Russian слюна…
in Chinese (Traditional) 唾液,涎,口水…
in Italian saliva…
in Turkish salya…
in Polish ślina…
in Spanish saliva…
in Vietnamese nước bọt…
in Portuguese saliva…
in Thai น้ำลาย…
in German der Speichel…
in Catalan saliva…
in Japanese 唾液, つば…
in Chinese (Simplified) 唾液,涎…
in Indonesian ludah…
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