antimony antimony

Definition(s):

  • (n) a metallic element having four allotropic forms; used in a wide variety of alloys; found in stibnite

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Usage(s):

  1. The treatment is not yet as successful as desired, but best results seem to be obtained with the salts of antimony injected intravenously or intramuscularly.
  2. The antimony's rays, detected by suitable instruments, warn the pipeline operator at the other end that it is time to switch valves.
  3. They found that the levels of arsenic and antimony correspond to decidedly terrestrial, not cosmic, concentrations.

News

  • U.S. Antimony Announces Agreement on Wadley

    United States Antimony Corporation reported it has a lease on the San Jose Antimony Mines in San Luis Potosi, Mexico. USAC will lease the mine for a period of one year with renewal rights.
    on June 24, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

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/sə ˈbɔr də ˌneɪt /