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sialorrhea

Pronunciation: si'a-lo-re'a

Definition: Excessive flow of saliva.

See: salivation

Synonym(s): hygrostomia, ptyalism, sialism, sialismus, sialosis

[sialo- + G. rhoia, a flow]

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