hexamethylenetetramine

noun hexa·meth·y·lene·tet·ra·mine \ ˌhek-sə-ˈme-thə-ˌlēn-ˈte-trə-ˌmēn \

Definition of hexamethylenetetramine

:a crystalline compound C6H12N4 used especially as an accelerator in vulcanizing rubber and as a urinary antiseptic — compare methenamine

Origin and Etymology of hexamethylenetetramine

International Scientific Vocabulary hexa- + methylene + tetra- + amine


Medical Dictionary

hexamethylenetetramine

noun hexa·meth·y·lene·tet·ra·mine \ -ˈmeth-ə-ˌlēn-ˈte-trə-ˌmēn \

medical Definition of hexamethylenetetramine


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