• Antimony - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antimony Antimony is a chemical element with the symbol Sb (from Latin: stibium) and atomic number 51. A lustrous gray metalloid, it is found in nature mainly as the sulfide mineral stibnite (Sb 2 S 3). Antimony compounds have been known since ancient times and were powdered for use as medicine and cosmetics, often known by the Arabic name, kohl.
  • Antimony | Definition of Antimony by Merriam-Webster

    www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/antimony Antimony definition is - stibnite. 2: a trivalent and pentavalent metalloid element with atomic number 51 that commonly occurs in a brittle, metallic, silvery white crystalline form and that is used especially in alloys, semiconductors, and flame-retardant substances — see Chemical Elements Table
  • Antimony (Sb) - Chemical properties, Health and ...

    www.lenntech.com/periodic/elements/sb.htm Antimony. Antimony is a semimetallic chemical element which can exist in two forms: the metallic form is bright, silvery, hard and brittle; the non metallic form is a grey powder. Antimony is a poor conductor of heat and electricity, it is stable in dry air and is not attacked by dilute acids or alkalis.
  • Antimony - Element information, properties and uses ...

    www.rsc.org/periodic-table/element/51/antimony Antimony and its compounds were known to the ancients and there is a 5,000-year old antimony vase in the Louvre in Paris. Antimony sulfide (Sb 2 S 3) is mentioned in an Egyptian papyrus of the 16 th century BC. The black form of this pigment, which occurs naturally as the mineral stibnite, was used as mascara and known as khol.
  • antimony | Definition, Symbol, Uses, & Facts | Britannica

    www.britannica.com/science/antimony Antimony, a metallic element belonging to the nitrogen group (Group 15 [Va] of the periodic table). Antimony exists in many allotropic forms. It is a lustrous, silvery, bluish white solid that is very brittle and has a flaky texture. It occurs chiefly as the gray sulfide mineral stibnite.
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    usantimony.com United States Antimony Corporation (USAC) NYSE (uamy) is a rapidly growing natural resource company that is increasing its raw material supply of antimony from properties in Mexico and third parties around the world.
  • Antimony - definition of antimony by The Free Dictionary

    www.thefreedictionary.com/antimony Define antimony. antimony synonyms, antimony pronunciation, antimony translation, English dictionary definition of antimony. n. Symbol Sb A metallic element having two allotropic forms: a hard, extremely brittle, lustrous, bluish-white, crystalline material and a gray amorphous...
  • Antimony | Definition of Antimony at Dictionary.com

    www.dictionary.com/browse/antimony Antimony definition, a brittle, lustrous, white metallic element occurring in nature free or combined, used chiefly in alloys and in compounds in medicine. Symbol: Sb; atomic number: 51; atomic weight: 121.75. See more.
  • Antimony, UT - Antimony, Utah Map & Directions - MapQuest

    www.mapquest.com/us/utah/antimony-ut-282029247 Antimony is a town in Garfield County, Utah, United States. The population was 122 at the 2000 census, a small increase over the 1990 population of 83. Antimony is located at 38°5′45″N 111°58′23″W / 38.09583°N 111.97306°W / 38.09583; -111.97306 (38.095716, -111.973131).
  • Antimony Ore | Article about Antimony Ore by The Free ...

    encyclopedia2.thefreedictionary.com/Antimony+Ore Antimony Ore any of the natural mineral formations containing antimony in compounds and concentrations that make commercial use technically and economically feasible. Of the antimony ores proper, the major mineral is antimonite (Sb2S3), which contains up to 71.4 percent Sb; in rare cases, antimony ores are represented by complex sulfides of antimony ...