Another posts

bounded up to beg off staccato writing stern chaser astronomically definition israeli monetary unit cumulative action humoredly definition tetravalent definition skipped town heathendom definition like fellow feeling miasmal definition poll parrot in earnest usage define barbadian physiologic condition i am at your service mustered up the courage composite portrait imburse definition heptastich definition antiperiodic definition jackass rabbit thitherward definition endochondral definition mixed blood definition thermology definition necrophagia definition classified ads examples another pair of shoes

Salival

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Salival Salivary.
    • ***
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Contrary to popular belief, dogs do not sweat by salivating, they sweat through the pads of their feet.
    • salival Same as salivary.
    • ***
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adjs Salival producing salivation
    • ***

Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr.,—L., allied to Gr. sialon, saliva.

Usage

In literature:

Many a poor salivated patient sacrificed his teeth to his doctor's mercurial doses.
"Customs and Fashions in Old New England" by Alice Morse Earle
Grin, or I'll salivate you!
"The Range Boss" by Charles Alden Seltzer
Why, where would you expect a man to be that'd burned up a courthouse an' a bank an' salivated a banker?
"'Firebrand' Trevison" by Charles Alden Seltzer
There is also profuse salivation, and the breath has a characteristically offensive odour.
"Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles
Salivation is a symptom of some general or local disorder.
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle" by U.S. Department of Agriculture
The saliver from my mouth only mykes it swell.
"Trusia" by Davis Brinton
You bet, I'll salivate him well for that little trick.
"Si Klegg, Book 2 (of 6)" by John McElroy
Le's go back and salivate them fellers in the mill, and set fire to it.
"Si Klegg, Book 6 (of 6) Si And Shorty, With Their Boy Recruits, Enter On The Atlanta Campaign" by John McElroy
The patient was somewhat salivated, but recovered.
"The History of the Medical Department of Transylvania University" by Robert Peter
Bindle had christened him Spit-and-Speak owing to Gugger's habit of salivating his words.
"Adventures of Bindle" by Herbert George Jenkins
This he soon ran through, and (happily for the lady) died by the justice of heaven in a salivation his debauches had obliged him to undergo.
"Augusta Triumphans" by Daniel Defoe
A rise of temperature precedes the vesicular eruption, which is accompanied by salivation and a peculiar "smacking" of the lips.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 5" by Various
Salivation, pregnancy and, 457.
"Psychotherapy" by James J. Walsh
In a week he had nearly skinned and salivated the poor woman, and yet she lived.
"The Puddleford Papers," by H. H. Riley
Increased flow or salivation was formerly frequent in practice under large doses of mercurials.
"A System of Practical Medicine by American Authors, Vol. I" by Various
There's marked salivation, nausea, burning sensation in stomach and throat.
"The Trial of Callista Blake" by Edgar Pangborn
Occasionally one of the secondary effects of sulphuric acid has been profuse salivation.
"Memoranda on Poisons" by Thomas Hawkes Tanner
Salivate the rascal every day, and I'll back you up.
"Juggernaut" by George Cary Eggleston
At the same time, they counts on salivating the old Injun what fools them a-plenty.
"Frank Merriwell's Triumph" by Burt L. Standish
Thinking that another mode of treatment might be more successful, I determined to bleed largely, and to salivate.
"A System of Midwifery" by Edward Rigby
***

In poetry:

In salivation is salvation:
So if some silly little nation
Should bathe in blood,
Let's take a lesson from the cow,
And learn in life's long gloaming how
To chew the cud.
"Cows" by Robert W Service

In news:

Tumwater's defense and special teams salivate at the thought of scoring points, a record 58 so far, and for good reason: A tray of Mrs A's brownies awaits the players.
In shape and size, for example, Mr Cotton 's Wolf could have been from one of the "Twilight" movies, except that this one doesn't bare its fangs or charge at us, snarling or salivating along the way.
It took me back to 2004, 2005 and 2006 when condo developers were salivating over the prospect of thousands and thousands of baby boomers downsizing from their 3,500sf homes to move into a in-city suite.
Fans of In-N-Out Burger were salivating with the rumors again floating that the popular eatery was finally coming to Vallejo.
For Boston Red Sox fans already salivating for their first baseball fix of 2013, there are now some dates to focus on.
Salivate Over Paintings at Art Museum.
The Nintendo DS was on every kid's Christmas list, and Sony's PSP had visuals that made folks salivate.
The Dreaming Jaw, The Salivating Ear.
Salivating over his riches, Harold Simmons' daughters took him to court—but the Dallas tycoon insists he'll weather the storm.
That All-Star backcourt Nets fans have been salivating about is truly here now.
Google's push into wireless networking has equipment providers salivating at the prospect of building a new nationwide network.
Also, some people are salivating over owning shares.
With Rick Santorum out of the race for the Republican presidential nomination, political watchers across the nation seem to be salivating for a fight.
' If you're a fan of Jame Bond intro scenes you will salivate over this psychedelic video.
How many times have you had to watch people make beer as you salivate over it, secretly hoping your tour guide wraps things up.
***