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masticatory

mas·ti·ca·to·ry

masticatory

 
pronunciation:
mae stih k to ri
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
part of speech: adjective
definition: of, relating to, or used in mastication; adapted for chewing.
 
part of speech: noun
inflections: masticatories
definition: a medicinal substance to be chewed but not swallowed, used esp. to increase the flow of saliva.