antimonite

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English[edit]

Antimonite

Etymology[edit]

antimony +‎ -ite

Noun[edit]

antimonite (countable and uncountable, plural antimonites)

  1. (mineralogy) A grey mineral, antimony sulfide (Sb2S3) that is the main source of antimony; stibnite
  2. (countable, inorganic chemistry) Any of several oxyanions of antimony such as H2SbO3-; any salt containing this ion

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Further reading[edit]

  • Antimonite” in David Barthelmy, Webmineral Mineralogy Database[1], 1997–.
  • antimonite mindat.org[2], Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, accessed 29 August 2016