Definition of 'sodium'

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Since then a rash of orange sodium lighting has produced a grotesque stage set at night. Times, Sunday Times (2012)These will replace essential sodium and potassium, as well as fluid. The Sun (2008)Salt changes the balance of sodium and potassium in your blood, which raises your blood pressure. Times, Sunday Times (2014)For example, they display salt as sodium. The Sun (2013)A lack of potassium or sodium can cause muscle weakness. Kowalski, Robert E The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990)Opt for reduced sodium ( salt ) varieties instead. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They contain a lot of sodium, or salt, which is dangerous for people with heart problems. The Sun (2015)Most of our sodium comes as salt added to our food in preparation, cooking, or at the table. Kowalski, Robert E The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990)If you need to add salt, use a salt substitute high in potassium salt, rather than sodium salt. Vera Peiffer POSITIVELY FEARLESS: Breaking free of the fears that hold you back (2001)Then she sets them to work, recording its chemical symbol, appearance and properties and comparing them to sodium and potassium. Times, Sunday Times (2011)

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Translations for 'sodium'

British English: sodium NOUN
Sodium is a silvery-white chemical element, such as salt, which combines with other chemicals.


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