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Lover’s Spit

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Spit, spittle, dribble, drool, slaver, slobber, sputum.

That may sound like a spell from Harry Potter, but it’s just a list of names used to describe saliva. From translation of the Latin word for spittle, saliva has roots in the Proto-Italic “sal-iwo, ” which means “dirty…

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