saleratus

noun
sal·​e·​ra·​tus | \ ˌsa-lə-ˈrā-təs \

Definition of saleratus

: a leavening agent consisting of potassium or sodium bicarbonate

First Known Use of saleratus

1834, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for saleratus

New Latin sal aeratus aerated salt

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