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bi·car·bon·ate

 (bī-kär′bə-nāt′, -nĭt)
n.
The polyatomic anion HCO3- or a compound, such as sodium bicarbonate, containing it.

bicarbonate

(baɪˈkɑːbənɪt; -ˌneɪt)
n
1. (Elements & Compounds) a salt of carbonic acid containing the ion HCO3; an acid carbonate
2. (Elements & Compounds) (modifier) consisting of, containing, or concerned with the ion HCO3: a bicarbonate compound. Systematic name: hydrogen carbonate
3. (Elements & Compounds) short for bicarbonate of soda

bi•car•bo•nate

(baɪˈkɑr bə nɪt, -ˌneɪt)

n.
a salt of carbonic acid, containing the HCO3− group.
[1810–20]

bi·car·bon·ate

(bī-kär′bə-nāt′)
The group HCO3 or a compound containing it, such as sodium bicarbonate.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bicarbonate - a salt of carbonic acid (containing the anion HCO3) in which one hydrogen atom has been replaced; an acid carbonate
baking soda, bicarbonate of soda, saleratus, sodium bicarbonate, sodium hydrogen carbonate - a white soluble compound (NaHCO3) used in effervescent drinks and in baking powders and as an antacid
carbonate - a salt or ester of carbonic acid (containing the anion CO3)
potassium acid carbonate, potassium bicarbonate, potassium hydrogen carbonate - a crystalline salt (KHCO3) that is used in baking powder and as an antacid
calcium bicarbonate - a bicarbonate that is a major cause of hard water
magnesium bicarbonate - a bicarbonate that is a major cause of hard water
Translations

bi·car·bon·ate

n. bicarbonato, sal de ácido carbónico, bicarbonato sodico.

bicarbonate

n bicarbonato
References in classic literature ?
Caustic potash has a great affinity for carbonic acid; and it is sufficient to shake it in order for it to seize upon the acid and form bicarbonate of potassium.
Yes, I have recommended bicarbonate of soda as a remedy for leaf blight, powdery mildew and as a general fungicide.
These results suggest that low urine ammonium excretion identifies individuals at high risk of chronic kidney disease progression or death irrespective of the serum bicarbonate concentration," said Kalani Raphael from the University of Utah in the US.
Although short-term studies show a benefit from oral bicarbonate therapy, long-term safety data are lacking.
Sift the flour, spices and bicarbonate of soda into a bowl, then add the sugar.
The company said Zegerid OTC (omeprazole and sodium bicarbonate capsules, 20mg/1100mg) is indicated for the treatment of frequent heartburn.
But according to a study recently published in the Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, sodium bicarbonate may be able to help.
5 mmol/L); serum chloride of 99 mmol/L (normal range: 100 to 109 mmol/L); serum bicarbonate (HCO3) of 10.
Low capacity of blood buffer systems and, specifically, the low capacity of bicarbonate buffer.
Ciprofloxacin parenterally + Parenteral fluid with sodium bicarbonate + Rice bran mixed with barley broken grains (Group IV)
Although it's naturally in our bodies from the carbon dioxide we breathe out, we get some sodium bicarbonate through drinking "zzy drinks and eating baked goods which contain it.
Put out fires WHEN sodium bicarbonate gets hot, it gives off carbon dioxide which can help to smother flames, so with small kitchen fires in frying pans, throwing handfuls of it at the base of the flame reportedly helps put it out.