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Recent Examples on the Web So if the idea of scrubbing your digits with toothpaste grosses you out, just mix a little baking soda with water and scrub away. Paul Stephen,, "Paul’s Cooking Tips: How to get garlic stink off your hands," 27 June 2020 In a large bowl, combine flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda and salt; mix well. Darlene Zimmerman, Detroit Free Press, "Top pancakes with strawberry and rhubarb sauce loaded with vitamin C," 26 June 2020 Dissolve the baking soda in the lukewarm water and drizzle it over the crumbs in the food processor. cleveland, "Homemade crackers: Who needs a box?," 25 June 2020 In a medium bowl combine the flour, oats, baking soda, baking powder, cinnamon and salt; set aside. Dallas News, "Summer nostalgia: How to make your own oatmeal cream pies," 18 June 2020 Add the flour, salt, baking powder, and baking soda and stir just until combined; do not overmix. Kate Krader,, "Your Chocolate Chip Cookie Should Be Doing More Work for You," 12 June 2020 Vinegar, for example, can harm porous stones, and baking soda can scratch soft metals. Laura Lambert, Better Homes & Gardens, "How to Clean Silver Jewelry in a Matter of Minutes," 3 June 2020 Another option is a mixture of water and sodium bicarbonate (baking soda). Ryan Prior, CNN, "Tear gas: Prepare for what to do if you're exposed," 2 June 2020 With mixer on low speed, add flour, oats, baking soda, salt and cinnamon, blending for about 45 seconds. cleveland, "Try the real recipes for these famous restaurant foods," 15 June 2020

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First Known Use of baking soda

1848, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of baking soda was in 1848

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30 Jun 2020

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“Baking soda.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Jul. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of baking soda

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

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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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