Origin of antimony
Related formsan·ti·mo·ni·al, adjective, noun
Examples from the Web for antimony
They consisted of wooden splints coated with sulphur and tipped with antimony, chlorate of potash, and gum.Great Inventions and Discoveries|Willis Duff Piercy
The solution in which the antimony is precipitated need not be quite free from other metals.A Textbook of Assaying: For the Use of Those Connected with Mines.|Cornelius Beringer and John Jacob Beringer
Diaphoretics produce perspiration, such as tartrate of antimony, &c.Mrs. Hale's Receipts for the Million|Sarah Josepha Hale
It may be resuscitated, like the calces of Antimony, into a Regulus, by re-uniting it with a phlogiston.
The scoria found on the Regulus of the first fusion is a combination of Iron with the sulphureous part of the Antimony.