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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A soft grey mineral.

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  • The mineral that is used the most to isolate Antimony is called stibnite, also known as antimonite.
  • Artists used finely-ground stibnite in the Middle Ages as a black pigment.
  • Because it is so soft, stibnite was used in ancient times as black eye makeup.
  • Antimony minerals, particularly stibnite, have been known and used since ancient times. for more
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