antimonial lead


antimonial lead
noun
a lead alloy that contains about 5% antimony
Syn: ↑hard lead
Hypernyms: ↑lead, ↑Pb, ↑atomic number 82
Hyponyms: ↑grid metal

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noun
: lead containing antimony; specifically : a hard alloy of lead containing 4 to 10 percent antimony used for the framework of storage-battery plates and tank linings — compare grid metal, hard lead

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