Adjective "Salivary" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Salivary


    Definition:

    1. a viscid, watery fluid, secreted into the mouth by the salivary glands, that functions in the tasting, chewing, and swallowing of food, moistens the mouth, and starts the digestion of starches.

    Origin:
    saliva

    Examples:

    "glands can be salivary."

    "secretions can be salivary."

    "contaminations can be salivary."

    "outputs can be salivary."

    "bicarbonates can be salivary."

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