antimonous


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antimonous

(ˈæntɪmənəs)
adj
(Elements & Compounds) of or containing antimony in the trivalent state

an•ti•mo•nous

(ˈæn tə mə nəs, -ˌmoʊ nəs)

also an•ti•mo•ni•ous

(ˌæn təˈmoʊ ni əs)

adj.
of or containing antimony, esp. in the trivalent state.
[1825–35]
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For the next hundred years, the application of such yellow colourants (iron oxide) continued, until the Qing emperors began to favour the production of antimonous oxide yellow ware during the 18th century.