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bicarbonate of soda

noun [U] uk   /baɪˌkɑː.bən.ət.əvˈsəʊ.də/  us   /-ˌkɑːr.bən.ət.əvˈsoʊ-/ mainly UK (US usually baking soda)
a white powder used to make foods rise in baking: Mix together 250 g plain flour and a teaspoon of bicarbonate of soda and then add to the cake mixture.
Translations of “bicarbonate of soda”
in Chinese (Traditional) 碳酸氫鈉,小蘇打…
in Chinese (Simplified) 碳酸氢钠,小苏打…
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