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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 so·da /ˈsodə/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 so·da /ˈsodə/ 名詞
 [=sodium carbonate]碳酸鈉

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 So·da n.
 1. Chem. (a) Sodium oxide or hydroxide. (b) Popularly, sodium carbonate or bicarbonate.  Sodium bicarbonate is also called baking soda
 Caustic soda, sodium hydroxide.
 Cooking soda, sodium bicarbonate. [Colloq.]
 Sal soda. See Sodium carbonate, under Sodium.
 Soda alum Min., a mineral consisting of the hydrous sulphate of alumina and soda.
 Soda ash, crude sodium carbonate; -- so called because formerly obtained from the ashes of sea plants and certain other plants, as saltwort (Salsola). See under Sodium.
 Soda fountain, an apparatus for drawing soda water, fitted with delivery tube, faucets, etc.
 Soda lye, a lye consisting essentially of a solution of sodium hydroxide, used in soap making.
 Soda niter. See Nitratine.
 Soda salts, salts having sodium for the base; specifically, sodium sulphate or Glauber's salts.
 Soda waste, the waste material, consisting chiefly of calcium hydroxide and sulphide, which accumulates as a useless residue or side product in the ordinary Leblanc process of soda manufacture; -- called also alkali waste.
 Washing soda, sodium carbonate. [Colloq.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a sodium salt of carbonic acid; used in making soap powders
           and glass and paper [syn: sodium carbonate, washing
           soda, sal soda, soda ash]
      2: a sweet drink containing carbonated water and flavoring; "in
         New England they call sodas tonics" [syn: pop, soda pop,
          soda water, tonic]