salivous

adjective

sa·​li·​vous
səˈlīvəs
: relating to saliva : being or made up of saliva
salivous discharge

Word History

Etymology

Latin salivosus, from saliva + -osus -ous

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“Salivous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/salivous. Accessed 16 Jul. 2024.

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