Meaning of “baking powder” in the English Dictionary

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"baking powder" in British English

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baking powdernoun [ U ]

uk /ˈbeɪ.kɪŋ ˌpaʊ.dər/ us /ˈbeɪ.kɪŋ ˌpaʊ.dɚ/

a mixture of powders used to make cakes rise and become light when they are baked

(Definition of “baking powder” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)