/stib"ee euhl/, adj.
of or resembling antimony.
[1660-70; STIBI(UM) + -AL1]

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Universalium. 2010.


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  • Stibial — Stib i*al, a. [See {Stibium}.] Like, or having the qualities of, antimony; antimonial. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • stibial — stibial, ale (sti bi al, a l ) adj. Qui appartient à l antimoine ; qui administre l antimoine Jugez de quelle capacité est toute cette troupe stibiale, qu ils n y peuvent trouver un homme qui défende leur parti, GUI PATIN, Lett. t. II, p. 190.… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • stibial — a. Antimonial …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • stibial — stib·i·al …   English syllables

  • stibial —   a. pertaining to antimony.    ♦ stibiated, a. containing antimony …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • stibial — ˈstibēəl adjective Etymology: New Latin stibialis, from Latin stibium + alis al : antimonial …   Useful english dictionary

  • stibium — /ˈstɪbiəm/ (say stibeeuhm) noun → antimony. {Latin} –stibial, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

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