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bicarbonate

or

hydrogen carbonate,

chemical compound containing the bicarbonate radical, -HCO3. The most familiar of such compounds is sodium bicarbonatesodium bicarbonate
or sodium hydrogen carbonate,
chemical compound, NaHCO3, a white crystalline or granular powder, commonly known as bicarbonate of soda or baking soda. It is soluble in water and very slightly soluble in alcohol.
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 (baking soda). See carbonatecarbonate
, chemical compound containing the carbonate radical or ion, CO3−2. Most familiar carbonates are salts that are formed by reacting an inorganic base (e.g., a metal hydroxide) with carbonic acid.
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bicarbonate

[bī′kär·bə‚nət]
(inorganic chemistry)
A salt obtained by the neutralization of one hydrogen in carbonic acid.

bicarbonate

1. a salt of carbonic acid containing the ion HCO3--; an acid carbonate
2. consisting of, containing, or concerned with the ion HCO3--
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Electrical conductivity is weakly correlated with Mg and HCO3, clarifying that the last two are partially lithogenic and partially anthropogenic.
58 PaCO2 56 mm Hg PaO2 58 mm Hg HCO3 51 mEq/L Electrolytes/Other Analytes Na 150 mEq/L Cl 80 mEq/L K 2.
Studying the springs, surface and ground waters in Troia, Turkey, Ozcan Hasan (2007) drawing the Piper, Schoeller and Wilcox diagrams for 25 samples, determined the types of sampled eaters for most samples of Mg-Cl-HCO3 and for three samples Na HCO3 [8].
07 PaCO2 9 mm Hg PaO2 107 mm Hg HCO3 7 mEq/L Electrolytes/Other Analytes Na 160 mEq/L Cl 131 mEq/L K 3.