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antimonous

[an-tuh-muh-nuh s, -moh-nuh s] /ˈæn tə mə nəs, -ˌmoʊ nəs/
adjective, Chemistry
1.
of or containing antimony, especially in the trivalent state.
Also, antimonious
[an-tuh-moh-nee-uh s] /ˌæn təˈmoʊ ni əs/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1825-1835
1825-35; antimon(y) + -ous
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antimonous

/ˈæntɪmənəs/
adjective
1.
of or containing antimony in the trivalent state
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