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(Elements & Compounds) of or containing antimony in the pentavalent state
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(ˌæn təˈmoʊ nɪk, -ˈmɒn ɪk)

of or containing antimony, esp. in the pentavalent state.
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Adj.1.antimonic - relating to or derived from antimonyantimonic - relating to or derived from antimony; "antimonious oxide"
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As Turner (1974:273) puts it: '...symbols and metaphors found in abundance in lirninality represent various dangerous ambiguities...since the classifications on which order normally depends are annulled or obscured--other symbols designate temporary antimonic liberation from behavioural norms and c ognitive rules', a succinct statement of what rawa in Anganen is all about.