sialagogic

or si·a·lo·gog·ic

[ sahy-uh-luh-goj-ik ]
/ ˌsaɪ ə ləˈgɒdʒ ɪk /
Medicine/Medical

adjective

encouraging salivary flow.

noun


Nearby words

  1. siad barre,
  2. sial,
  3. sial-,
  4. sialadenitis,
  5. sialadenosis,
  6. sialagogue,
  7. sialectasis,
  8. sialemesis,
  9. sialic,
  10. sialic acid

Origin of sialagogic

First recorded in 1890–95; sialagogue + -ic

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