an·​ti·​mo·​nide ˈan-ti-mə-ˌnīd How to pronounce antimonide (audio)
: a binary compound of antimony with a more electropositive element

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Using an electroplating process, the foam is coated with the copper antimonide anode. Tamara Chuang, The Denver Post, 18 June 2017

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Word History

First Known Use

1825, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of antimonide was in 1825

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“Antimonide.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Feb. 2023.

Medical Definition


an·​ti·​mo·​nide ˈant-ə-mə-ˌnīd, -nəd How to pronounce antimonide (audio)
: a binary compound of antimony with a more positive element

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