salivator

[ sal-uh-vey-ter ]
/ ˈsæl əˌveɪ tər /

noun Medicine/Medical.

any agent that causes salivation.

Nearby words

  1. salivary fistula,
  2. salivary gland,
  3. salivary glands,
  4. salivate,
  5. salivation,
  6. salk,
  7. salk vaccine,
  8. salk, jonas edward,
  9. salle à manger,
  10. sallee

Origin of salivator

First recorded in 1825–35; salivate + -or2

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Medicine definitions for salivator

salivator

[ sălə-vā′tər ]

n.

An agent that increases the flow of saliva.

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