[ sal-uh-vey-ter ]
/ ˈsæl əˌveɪ tər /

noun Medicine/Medical.

any agent that causes salivation.

Origin of salivator

First recorded in 1825–35; salivate + -or2 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for salivator


[ sălə-vā′tər ]


An agent that increases the flow of saliva.

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