Definition of salivary
: of or relating to saliva or the glands that secrete it; especially : producing or carrying saliva
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Rolfing, while observing play at the NCAA Division I Golf Championships at Rich Harvest Farms, likened Woods' situation to his own: Rolfing is going strong after being diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer of the salivary gland in the summer of 2015.
What if the sight of that Porsche really gets my salivary glands going?
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Definition of salivary for Students
: of, relating to, or producing saliva salivary glands
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