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Blank, an enzyme that begins starch digestion in the mouth
Blank, an enzyme that is activated by stomach acid and digests fat after the food is swallowed
Blank, which binds and lubricates the food mass and aids in swallowing
Blank, an enzyme that kills bacteria
Blank, an antibody that inhibits bacterial growth
Blank, including sodium, potassium, chloride, phosphate, and bicarbonate salts
Intrinsic Salivary Glands
The blank are an indefinite number of small glands dispersed amid the other oral tissues of salivary glands
Extrinsic salivary glands
The blank are three pairs of larger, more discrete organs located outside of the oral mucosa
The blank, located just beneath the skin anterior to the earlobe
The blank, located halfway along the body of the mandible, medial to its margin, just deep to the mylohyoid muscle
The blank, located in the floor of the mouth
Salivation is controlled by groups of neurons called blank in the medulla oblongata and pons