Salivation is the secretion of saliva from the mouth. It is often a sign of excitement or anxiety.

  • The dog was salivating profusely, which was a clear sign of its excitement.

  • The patient was salivating because of the pain medication.

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Example Sentences for salivation

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    Excessive salivation may also respond.

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    I salivate while writing about it.

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    It would make any salesman salivate.

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    Excessive salivation and grinding of the teeth also are observed.

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    Ringing the bell will just make them salivate.

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    Marked hyperhidrosis and excessive salivation were evident.

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    It is supposed to encourage the horse to salivate and accept the bit.

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    There are plenty of expert vandals who salivate for such a chance as that.

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    Other churches believe in salivation through faith in Christ.

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    Symptoms are distended abdomen, excessive salivating, depression and lethargy.