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Definition of 'saliva'

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They should help her mouth soften food and produce saliva. The Sun (2009)Experts say the new method could replace techniques that use blood or saliva samples. The Sun (2015)He had noticed that his body produced saliva if he was hungry and he either saw or smelt food. Hambly, Dr Kenneth Banish Anxiety - how to stop worrying and take charge of your life (1991)It will be looking for volunteers to give a saliva sample and find out if they are a possible match. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The X-rays have also been linked to brain and saliva gland tumours. The Sun (2010)My mouth fills with saliva, my cheeks and tongue and head ache with longing. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Drink slowly, and mix well with the saliva in your mouth to ensure good digestion. Martlew, Gillian & Silver, Shelley Stay Well This Winter (1989)The virus is spread by body fluids, such as saliva and blood. Times, Sunday Times (2014)I stopped being able to produce saliva and my sense of taste disappeared. The Sun (2013)It took months to be able to swallow again and produce saliva, meaning my food choices were limited. The Sun (2013)It will also be easy to use; either a saliva or blood sample will be all that is required. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Your mouth fills with saliva. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Next day I saw a poodle in the street and my saliva glands were going. The Sun (2010)You don't have to produce saliva - that happens when you see or smell food. Hambly, Dr Kenneth Banish Anxiety - how to stop worrying and take charge of your life (1991)

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Translations for 'saliva'

British English: saliva /səˈlaɪvə/ NOUN
Saliva is the watery liquid that forms in your mouth.
  • American English: saliva
  • Arabic: لُعَاب
  • Brazilian Portuguese: saliva
  • Chinese: 唾液
  • Croatian: slina
  • Czech: slina
  • Danish: spyt
  • Dutch: speeksel
  • European Spanish: saliva
  • Finnish: sylki
  • French: salive
  • German: Speichel
  • Greek: σάλιο
  • Italian: saliva
  • Japanese: 唾液
  • Korean:
  • Norwegian: spytt
  • Polish: ślina
  • European Portuguese: saliva
  • Romanian: salivă
  • Russian: слюна
  • Spanish: saliva
  • Swedish: saliv
  • Thai: น้ำลาย
  • Turkish: tükürük
  • Ukrainian: слина
  • Vietnamese: nước bọt

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Definition of saliva from the Collins English Dictionary
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