Definition of sialagogue
: an agent that promotes the flow of saliva
Origin of sialagogue
New Latin sialagogus promoting the expulsion of saliva, from Greek sialon saliva + New Latin -agogus -agogue
First Known Use: circa 1783
Medical Definition of sialagogue
: an agent that promotes the flow of saliva—called also sialogogue
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