sal soda


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sal soda a sodium salt of carbonic acid; used in making soap powders and glass and paper
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Sal soda See Sodium carbonate, under Sodium.
    • Sal soda (Chem) sodium carbonate. See under Sodium.
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In literature:

Neither did I put any sal-soda, or other acid or alkali, into my bread.
"Walden, and On The Duty Of Civil Disobedience" by Henry David Thoreau
Ginger to warm him; soda to correct him; sal volatile to hold him up.
"Armadale" by Wilkie Collins
Sal soda, one-fourth pound, or four (4) heaping spoonfuls.
"Manual for Noncommissioned Officers and Privates of Infantry of the" by War Department
All utensils used should be first well sterilized by scalding in hot sal-soda water.
"Science in the Kitchen." by Mrs. E. E. Kellogg
A soap to clean clothes without rubbing: Take two pounds of sal soda, two pounds of common bar soap and ten quarts of water.
"The Whitehouse Cookbook (1887)" by Mrs. F.L. Gillette
The can itself must be scalded every day with sal soda water, thoroughly dried, and lined with thick, clean paper.
"The Complete Home" by Various
And what about Acetyl-Salicylic, And what of Calomels and Soda Sals?
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 159, August 25th, 1920" by Various
I therefore once more directed squill, with decoction of seneka and sal sodae; but it was inefficacious.
"An Account of the Foxglove and some of its Medical Uses" by William Withering
M. M. Salt of urine, called sal microcosmicum, phosphorated soda.
"Zoonomia, Vol. II" by Erasmus Darwin
Well, did you get my coffee and my sal-soda?
"The Faith Healer" by William Vaughn Moody
Put 25 gallons of water into a kettle or tank of from 40 to 50 gallons' capacity, heat to boiling, and add the sal soda.
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle" by U.S. Department of Agriculture
For instance: Equal parts of soft soap and sal soda, with enough crude carbolic acid to give a strong odor.
"The Apple" by Various
And when Neighbor next day, thoughtful and taciturn, heard it all, he very carefully looked Soda-Water Sal all over again.
"The Nerve of Foley" by Frank H. Spearman
Sal soda or washing soda is obtained by recrystallizing a solution of soda ash in water.
"Soap-Making Manual" by E. G. Thomssen
One pound sal soda (Crystals).
"Ginseng and Other Medicinal Plants" by A. R. (Arthur Robert) Harding
Sal soda, one-fourth pound, or four (4) heaping spoonfuls.
"Manual for Noncommissioned Officers and Privates of Cavalry of the Army" by U. S. War Department
Gas burners must be taken off and boiled in a solution of sal soda once in a while.
"Foods and Household Management" by Helen Kinne