baking soda


Definition of baking soda

Examples of baking soda in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web If warm, soapy water doesn’t cut through the grease, put on rubber gloves and add baking soda or vinegar to the water. Jeanne Huber, Washington Post, 13 June 2022 Watching the latter is like putting baking soda in a bottle of Coke. Paul Daugherty, The Enquirer, 23 Nov. 2021 But Tara Mallen whisks enough baking soda into her performance to make this confection rise. Jim Higgins, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 27 Oct. 2021 Once the clog has been cleared, sprinkle baking soda down the sink drain, followed by a pot of boiling water. Joseph Truini, Popular Mechanics, 10 Aug. 2021 The Cleveland Clinic also says a bath with baking soda can help with the ouch. Caroline Picard, Good Housekeeping, 17 July 2022 Her father was a mechanic in a trona mine, a mineral processed into baking soda, and her mother was a telephone operator. Daniel Golden, ProPublica, 4 July 2022 Arm & Hammer solves the odor problem by working baking soda into the formula. Ali Kessler, Good Housekeeping, 29 June 2022 Enriched with baking soda, aloe vera, and kawaka extract, the antioxidant-rich blend effectively controls sweat and odor for hours. Grooming Playbook, The Salt Lake Tribune, 12 June 2022 See More

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First Known Use of baking soda

1838, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of baking soda was in 1838

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6 Aug 2022

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Kids Definition of baking soda

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

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