from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A compound, KHCO3, in the form of a white powder or colorless crystals, used in baking powder and as an antacid medicine.
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- n. An odorless, slightly basic substance which is soluble in water and often used to offset acidity.
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- n. a crystalline salt (KHCO3) that is used in baking powder and as an antacid
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