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bicarbonate

bahy kor buh nuht

  • n  a salt of carbonic acid (containing the anion HCO3) in which one hydrogen atom has been replaced; an acid carbonate

  • Many a man has died of a heart attack soon after asking for a glass of sodium bicarbonate.
  • Doctors have long fretted because peptic ulcer patients stubbornly ignored their warnings that sodium bicarbonate, the kitchen's ever-present help in time of heartburn, may cause .
  • Best ingredients: "plain lukewarm water, or perhaps just a trace of bicarbonate of soda or ordinary salt.
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