antimony pentoxide

[pen-tok-sahyd]

noun Chemistry.

a white or yellowish, water-insoluble powder, Sb2O5, used chiefly in the synthesis of antimonates.

Nearby words

  1. antimonsoon,
  2. antimony,
  3. antimony 124,
  4. antimony oxychloride,
  5. antimony pentasulfide,
  6. antimony potassium tartrate,
  7. antimony sulfate,
  8. antimony sulfide,
  9. antimony trifluoride,
  10. antimony trisulfide

Also called antimonic acid.

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