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98% of saliva is water.

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Q: What percentage of water is in your saliva?
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Does saliva get absorbed in the large intestine?

The large intestine absorbs water from the solid wastes remaining after digestion. Some very small percentage of this water certainly came from swallowed saliva.

Is saliva acid or water?

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