bi·​carb (ˌ)bī-ˈkärb How to pronounce bicarb (audio)

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Grab some bicarb; here are the five most gluttonous concoctions clogging an artery near you. Jon Tayler,, 5 Apr. 2018 There were bicarb, calcium, and epinephrine pushes through an IV. Randy Dotinga, WIRED, 12 Feb. 2007

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Word History

First Known Use

1912, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of bicarb was in 1912

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Cite this Entry

“Bicarb.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Feb. 2023.

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