methenamine

methenamine

[me-thee-nuh-meen, -min]
noun Chemistry.

Origin:
1925–30; meth- + -ene + amine

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methenamine (mɛˈθiːnəˌmiːn, -ˌmaɪn)
 
n
another name for hexamethylenetetramine
 
[C20: meth- + -ene + amine]

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methenamine me·the·na·mine (mə-thē'nə-mēn', -mĭn)
n.
An organic compound used as a urinary tract antiseptic.

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