: a crystalline base H2N(CH2)6NH2 made by hydrogenation of adiponitrile and used in the manufacture of nylon; 1,6-hexane-diamine

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International Scientific Vocabulary hexamethylene + diamine

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“Hexamethylenediamine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hexamethylenediamine. Accessed 21 Sep. 2023.

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