bi·carb | \(ˌ)bī-ˈkärb, ˈbī-ˌkärb\

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Grab some bicarb; here are the five most gluttonous concoctions clogging an artery near you. Jon Tayler,, "Feast Mode: Some of the Best (And Craziest) Ballpark Food for the 2018 MLB Season," 5 Apr. 2018 There were bicarb, calcium, and epinephrine pushes through an IV. Randy Dotinga, WIRED, "The Death That Brought Big-Shot Doctors to Life," 12 Feb. 2007

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1912, in the meaning defined above

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bi·carb | \ˈbī-ˌkärb, bī-ˈ \

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