ptyal-

ptyal(o)-

 
word element [Gr.], saliva.
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ptyal-

, ptyalo-
The salivary glands, saliva.
See also: sialo-.
[G. ptyalon]
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ptyal-

, ptyalo-
Combining forms denoting the salivary glands, saliva.
[G. ptyalon]
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