Met`an*ti*mon"ic (?), a. [Pref. met- + antimonic.] Chem. (a)

Pertaining to, or designating, an acid (formerly called antimonic acid) analogous to metaphosphoric acid, and obtained as a white amorphous insoluble substance, (HSbO3).


Formerly, designating an acid, which is now properly called pyroantimonic acid, and analogous to pyrophosphoric acid.


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