barilla

noun
ba·​ri·​lla | \ bə-ˈrēl-yə How to pronounce barilla (audio) , -ˈrē-(y)ə How to pronounce barilla (audio) \

Medical Definition of barilla

1 : an Algerian plant (Halogeton souda) formerly burned as a source of sodium carbonate
2 : an impure sodium carbonate made from the ashes of barillas and formerly used especially in making soap and glass

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“Barilla.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/barilla. Accessed 11 May. 2021.

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