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hexamethylene

[hek-suh-meth-uh-leen]
noun Chemistry.
  1. cyclohexane.
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Origin of hexamethylene

First recorded in 1885–90; hexa- + methylene
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Historical Examples of hexamethylene

  • For other syntheses of hexamethylene derivatives, see Polymethylenes.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 1

    Various