Recent Examples of sodium from the Web
For everyone counting calories, one serving of Peeps — which is five of the little marshmallow blobs — contains 15 milligrams of sodium, 40 grams of carbohydrates, 36 grams of sugar and one gram of protein (maybe from the eyes?).
The tycoon’s En+ Group Plc, which owns power plants and the largest aluminum maker outside China, is studying sodium-ion and aluminum graphene-ion tech, said Anna Korotchenkova, research and development chief, in a Moscow interview.
Staples: canola oil, garlic, flour, fat-free, low-sodium chicken broth, salt and black peppercorns.
Per serving: 230 calories (58.4 percent calories from fat), 14 g fat, 85 mg cholesterol, 80 mg sodium, 0 g carbohydrates, 0 g dietary fiber, 0 g sugars, 23 g protein.
The scientists say the findings could provide new clues about the genetic basis of epilepsy and certain inherited muscle diseases, which are associated with mutations in sodium channel genes.
There’s also a low-sodium version: Safe Catch Wild Pink Salmon, five-ounce cans, six for $26.99, safecatch.com.
Per serving: 110 calories, 5 grams fat, 3 grams saturated fat, 310 mg sodium, 3 grams carbohydrate, 1 gram fiber, 2 grams sugar, 13 grams protein.
Pour the wine mixture into the measuring cup with the pan juices and add enough low-sodium chicken broth to make 4 cups liquid total.
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Origin and Etymology of sodium
First Known Use: 1807See Words from the same year
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Definition of sodium for English Language Learners
: a soft silver-white element that is found in salt, baking soda, and other compounds
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