soda water etymology

English word soda water comes from English bicarbonate, English sodium

Detailed word origin of soda water

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
bicarbonate English (eng) (chemistry) the univalent anion HCO3; any salt of carbonic acid in which only one of the hydrogen atoms has been replaced. [from 1814]. Sodium bicarbonate used as a mild antacid; bicarbonate of soda.
sodium English (eng) A soft, waxy, silvery reactive metal that is never found unbound in nature, and a chemical element (symbol Na) with an atomic number of 11 and atomic weight of 22.98977.
constituent English (eng) (grammar) A functional element of a phrase or clause.. (legal) One who appoints another to act for him as attorney in fact.. A part, or component of a whole.. A resident of a place represented by an elected official.. The person or thing which constitutes, determines, or constructs. Authorized to make a constitution.. Being a part, or component of a whole.
soda water English (eng) Carbonated water, water that has carbon dioxide dissolved in it and has been stored under pressure in a bottle. Usually mixed before drinking with another beverage.

Words with the same origin as soda water

Descendants of bicarbonate
soda syphon