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sialagogic

[sahy-uh-luh-goj-ik] /ˌsaɪ ə ləˈgɒdʒ ɪk/
adjective
1.
encouraging salivary flow.
noun
2.
sialagogue (def 2).
Also, sialogogic.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; sialagogue + -ic
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