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antimonous

[ an-tuh-muh-nuhs, -moh-nuhs ]
/ ˈæn tə mə nəs, -ˌmoʊ nəs /
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adjective Chemistry.
of or containing antimony, especially in the trivalent state.
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Also an·ti·mo·ni·ous [an-tuh-moh-nee-uhs]. /ˌæn təˈmoʊ ni əs/.

Origin of antimonous

First recorded in 1825–35; antimon(y) + -ous
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British Dictionary definitions for antimonous

antimonous
/ (ˈæntɪmənəs) /

adjective
of or containing antimony in the trivalent state
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