a white to grayish-white, crystalline, hygroscopic, water-soluble, poisonous solid, SbF 3 , used chiefly in dyeing textiles.
- Antimony trisulfide
a black or orange-red, crystalline, water-insoluble solid, Sb 2 S 3 , used chiefly as a pigment in paints and in the manufacture of fireworks and matches.
- Antimony yellow
. a poisonous pigment used in painting and enameling, consisting chiefly of lead antimoniate and characterized by its fugitive yellow color, rapid drying rate, and strong film-forming properties. Historical Examples antimony yellow is a mixture of antimoniate of lead with basic chloride of lead. Poisons: Their Effects and Detection Alexander Wynter Blyth noun a yellow […]
the univalent group –SbO, believed to exist in certain compounds, as , K(SbO)C 4 H 4 O 6 . Historical Examples antimonyl chloride, SbOCl, is produced by the decomposition of one part of the trichloride with four parts of water. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 2 Various noun (modifier) of, consisting of, or […]
of, relating to, or concerned with the principles or rules of right conduct or the distinction between right and wrong; ethical: moral attitudes. expressing or conveying truths or counsel as to right conduct, as a speaker or a literary work. founded on the fundamental principles of right conduct rather than on legalities, enactment, or custom: […]