Origin of sal soda
late Middle English word dating back to 1425–75
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Neither did I put any sal-soda, or other acid or alkali, into my bread.Walden, and On The Duty Of Civil Disobedience
Henry David Thoreau
It should be thoroughly scrubbed with borax or sal-soda and water, and well aired, at least once a week.
Tinware which has become blackened may be made to look bright and shining again by rubbing with a damp cloth dipped in sal-soda.
Four pounds sal-soda, one pound chloride of lime, one gallon water.Cloud City Cook-Book
Mrs. William H. Nash
- the crystalline decahydrate of sodium carbonate
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