insalivation


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in·sal·i·vate

 (ĭn-săl′ə-vāt′)
tr.v. in·sal·i·vat·ed, in·sal·i·vat·ing, in·sal·i·vates
To mix (food) with saliva in chewing.

in·sal′i·va′tion n.
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