sal soda


sal soda
noun
a sodium salt of carbonic acid; used in making soap powders and glass and paper
Syn: ↑sodium carbonate, ↑washing soda, ↑soda ash, ↑soda
Hypernyms: ↑salt

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noun
Etymology: sal (I)

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sal soda,
= sodium carbonate. (Cf.sodium carbonate)
[< Latin sal salt]

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Sal soda — Soda So da, n. [It., soda, in OIt., ashes used in making glass, fr. L. solida, fem. of solidus solid; solida having probably been a name of glasswort. See {Solid}.] 1. (Chem.) (a) Sodium oxide or hydroxide. (b) Popularly, sodium carbonate or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sal soda — Sal Sal (s[a^]l), n. [L. See {Salt}.] (Chem. & Pharm.) Salt. [1913 Webster] {Sal absinthii} [NL.] (Old Chem.), an impure potassium carbonate obtained from the ashes of wormwood ({Artemisia Absinthium}). {Sal acetosell[ae]} [NL.] (Old Chem.), salt …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sal soda — sal sōd ə n WASHING SODA * * * sodium carbonate …   Medical dictionary

  • sal-soda — see sal b …   Useful english dictionary

  • sal soda — n. crystallized sodium carbonate, Na2CO3·10H2O * * * …   Universalium

  • sal soda — n. crystallized sodium carbonate, Na2CO3·10H2O …   English World dictionary

  • sal soda — Sodium So di*um, n. [NL., fr.E. soda.] (Chem.) A common metallic element of the alkali group, in nature always occuring combined, as in common salt, in albite, etc. It is isolated as a soft, waxy, white, unstable metal, so highly reactive that it …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sal soda — natrio karbonatas dekahidratas statusas T sritis chemija formulė Na₂CO₃·10H₂O atitikmenys: angl. sal soda; sodium carbonate decahydrate; washing soda rus. кристаллическая сода; натрия карбоната декагидрат; стиральная сода ryšiai: sinonimas –… …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • sal soda — sal′ so da n. chem. sodium carbonate 2) • Etymology: 1425–75 …   From formal English to slang

  • sal-soda — n. Carbonate of soda …   New dictionary of synonyms


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