唾 means 'saliva'

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Strokes : 11    Frequency: 1901   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-35    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 12 words   Used in 27 words   Used in 1 name   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
   つば saliva
Kun    つばき
(insect)唾 is read as むしず (heartburn)
⿰   mouth   hang down; hanging  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 唾 is used 4 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 唾 is used 22 times, read 3 ways.
ダ : 8 words FIND ALL
saliva; sputum
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つば : 12 words FIND ALL
saliva; spit; sputum
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つばき : 2 words FIND ALL
expression, 'ku' godan verb
to unintentionally harm oneself (while trying to cause harm to someone else); to spit into the sky  (see also: 天に唾する; idiomatic expression)
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An additional 虫唾 is read as むしず (heartburn) less common words include 唾 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: Joy o' Kanji : 2059  Key to Kanji:

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ダ   つば saliva   
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スイ   hang down; hanging   たらす to hang down, to suspend   たれる to be dangling, to drip   
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コウ   ク   くち mouth   
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