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baking soda

noun

Simple Definition of baking soda

  • : a kind of salt that is used to make baked foods (such as cookies and breads) light and fluffy

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of baking soda

1862

First Known Use of baking soda

1862


BAKING SODA Defined for Kids

baking soda

noun

Definition of baking soda for Students

  1. :  a white powder used especially in baking to make dough rise and in medicine to reduce stomach acid




Medical Dictionary

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noun bak·ing soda \ˈbā-kiŋ-\

Medical Definition of baking soda




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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "baking soda" Spanish Central: Translation of "baking soda"


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