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stib·nite

 (stĭb′nīt′)
n.
A lead-gray mineral, Sb2S3, that is the chief source of antimony.

[French stibine, stibnite (from Latin stibium, antimony; see stibine) + -ite.]
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stibnite

(ˈstɪbnaɪt)
n
(Minerals) a soft greyish mineral consisting of antimony sulphide in orthorhombic crystalline form. It occurs in quartz veins and is the chief ore of antimony. Formula: Sb2S3
[C19: from obsolete stibine stibnite + -ite1]
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stib•nite

(ˈstɪb naɪt)

n.
a soft, lead-gray mineral, antimony trisulfide, Sb2S3, found in radiating groups of long prismatic crystals and in granular masses: the principal ore of antimony.
[1850–55; stib (i) ne (in obsolete sense “stibnite”) + -ite1]
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Noun1.stibnite - a soft grey mineralstibnite - a soft grey mineral; the chief ore of antimony
antimony, atomic number 51, Sb - a metallic element having four allotropic forms; used in a wide variety of alloys; found in stibnite
mineral - solid homogeneous inorganic substances occurring in nature having a definite chemical composition
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Baseline and sample (A to G) formulations Raw materials Weight Percentage(%) of sampes Baseline A B C D E F Phenolic Resin 9.5 9.5 7.6 6.7 5.7 4.8 3.8 Geopolymer 0 0 1.9 2.9 3.8 4.8 5.7 Kevlar 3.4 0 0 0 0 0 0 Hemp 0 3.4 3.4 3.4 3.4 3.4 3.4 Copper 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 Hexagonal Boron Nitride 0 8 8 8 8 8 8 Antimony Trisulfide 3.6 0 0 0 0 0 0 60%TiO2 + 40% Kaolinite 0 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 Other constituents 75.5 75.5 75.5 75.5 75.5 75.5 75.5 Raw materials Weight Percentage(%) of sampes G Phenolic Resin 2.9 Geopolymer 6.7 Kevlar 0 Hemp 3.4 Copper 0 Hexagonal Boron Nitride 8 Antimony Trisulfide 0 60% TiO2 + 40% Kaolinite 3.6 Other constituents 75.5 Table 3.