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barilla

noun ba·ri·lla \ bə-ˈrēl-yə , -ˈrē-(y)ə \

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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