adjective Date: 1605 of, relating to, or containing antimonyantimonial noun

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  • antimonial — ● antimonial, antimoniale, antimoniaux adjectif antimonial, antimoniaux nom masculin Se dit d un médicament qui contient de l antimoine, qui en est dérivé. (Les antimoniaux ne sont plus guère utilisés que pour le traitement des leishmanioses.)… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Antimonial — An ti*mo ni*al, a. Of or pertaining to antimony. n. (Med.) A preparation or medicine containing antimony. [1913 Webster] {Antimonial powder}, a consisting of one part oxide of antimony and two parts phosphate of calcium; also called {James s… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • antimonial — antimonial, ale (an ti mo ni al, a l ) 1°   Adj. Quiest fait avec l antimoine. Préparations antimoniales. 2°   S. m. plur. Les antimoniaux, médicaments dont le principe actif est l antimoine. HISTORIQUE    XVIe s. •   Ledit vin antimonien fera… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • antimonial — [an΄tə mō′nē əl] adj. of or containing antimony n. a medicine, etc. containing antimony * * * an·ti·mo·ni·al (ăn tə mōʹnē əl) adj. Of or containing antimony. n. A medicine containing antimony. * * * …   Universalium

  • antimonial — antimonial. adj. Quím. Que contiene antimonio …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • antimonial — adj. 2 g. Do antimônio ou a ele relativo …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • antimonial — adj. Quím. Que contiene antimonio …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • antimonial — [an΄tə mō′nē əl] adj. of or containing antimony n. a medicine, etc. containing antimony …   English World dictionary

  • Antimonial — Antimonials, in pre modern medicine, were remedies principally containing antimony, used chiefly for emetic purposes. They might also have qualified for cathartic, diaphoretic, or simply alterative uses. Such treatments were considered… …   Wikipedia

  • antimonial — an·ti·mo·ni·al .ant ə mō nē əl adj of, relating to, or containing antimony antimonial n an antimonial substance or preparation …   Medical dictionary

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