soda bread
noun Date: 1850 a quick bread made especially with buttermilk and leavened with baking soda

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Soda bread — is a type of quick bread in which baking soda has been substituted for yeast. The ingredients of traditional soda bread are flour, baking soda, salt, and buttermilk. Other ingredients can be added such as raisins or various forms of nuts.The… …   Wikipedia

  • Soda bread — So da bread, n. a bread made with buttermilk and leavened with baking soda. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • soda bread — noun : a quick bread leavened with baking soda and sour milk * * * ˈsoda bread 7 [soda bread] noun uncountable bread that rises because of ↑sodium bicarbonate that is added instead of ↑yeast (popular in Ire …   Useful english dictionary

  • soda bread — so′da bread n. coo an Irish quick bread leavened with baking soda, usu. made with buttermilk • Etymology: 1850–55 …   From formal English to slang

  • soda bread — an Irish quick bread leavened with baking soda, usually made with buttermilk. [1850 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • soda bread — noun Bread made using sour milk and baking soda as a rising agent, rather than yeast; common in Ireland …   Wiktionary

  • soda bread — noun bread leavened with baking soda …   English new terms dictionary

  • soda bread — /ˈsoʊdə brɛd/ (say sohduh bred) noun a yeastless bread, risen by the addition of bicarbonate of soda and cream of tartar …   Australian English dictionary

  • Irish soda bread — noun round loaf made with soda and buttermilk; often containing caraway seeds and raisins • Hypernyms: ↑quick bread …   Useful english dictionary

  • soda — n. 1 any of various compounds of sodium in common use, e.g. washing soda, caustic soda. 2 (in full soda water) water made effervescent by impregnation with carbon dioxide under pressure and used alone or with spirits etc. as a drink (orig. made… …   Useful english dictionary

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