antimony trichloride

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an·ti·mo·ny tri·chlor·ide

a metallic compound that combines with vitamin A to form a blue compound and with β-carotene to form a green one; a method for assay of these substances; also used externally as a caustic.
Synonym(s): antimony chloride
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the oxygen inhibiting effect of the heavy vapors of antimony chloride or oxychloride in addition to the physical inhibition of the oxidation chain reaction (wall effect) and chemical inhibition by chlorine" [3].
2003) reported that antimony chloride has "high estrogenicity" in two bioassays.