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sal·i·vate

(sal'i-vāt),
To cause an excessive flow of saliva.

salivate

(săl′ə-vāt′)
v. sali·vated, sali·vating, sali·vates
v.intr.
1. To secrete or produce saliva.
2. Informal To be full of desire or eagerness for something: salivated at the idea of winning the lottery.
v.tr.
To produce excessive salivation in.

sal′i·va′tion (-vā′shən) n.

sal·i·vate

(sal'i-vāt)
To cause an excessive flow of saliva.

sal·i·vate

(sal'i-vāt)
To cause an excessive flow of saliva.
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We therefore caution against extended times of saliva collection in capillary tubes because mosquitoes allowed to salivate for 45 minutes expel more VEEV than those that salivate for <3 minutes, the approximate maximum time required for natural engorgement.
Next, Gal wondered whether men would salivate to high-end sports cars.
You glance nervously at the bedroom door and salivate as your browser takes you to the appointed destination.
I know, I'll lose all self-respect and sense of modesty, take a risque picture of myself and send it overseas to him and his buddies to salivate over.
In fact, they salivate for tests, because now they know what they're capable of.
Restaurateurs salivate at the city's demographics: the median family income is $76,000, and the population is expected to grow from 167,000 in 2004 to more than 176,000 this year.
I salivate for every opportunity like that,'' Adams said.
And she's done a number of stories that I just drool and salivate, finding out she has access to these wonderful people and stories and characters.