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antimony

noun [U] uk   /ˈæn.tɪ.mə.ni/ /ænˈtɪm.ə-/ us    /ˈæn.t̬ə.moʊ-/ ( symbol Sb)
a chemical element that is a silver-white, poisonous metal. It is hard but easily broken and is used to make other metals harder and stronger and to make semiconductors for computers.
Translations of “antimony”
in Chinese (Traditional) 銻…
in Chinese (Simplified) 锑…
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