Meaning of potassium bicarbonate
— Chem., Pharm. Chem.,Pharm.
- a white, crystalline, slightly alkaline, salty-tasting, water-soluble powder, KHCO, produced by the passage of carbon dioxide through an aqueous potassium carbonate solution: used in cookery as a leavening agent and in medicine as an antacid. Also called
- potassium bicarbonate (Thesaurus)