methenamine

[ me-thee-nuh-meen, -min ]

nounChemistry.

Origin of methenamine

1
First recorded in 1925–30; meth- + -ene + amine

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British Dictionary definitions for methenamine

methenamine

/ (mɛˈθiːnəˌmiːn, -ˌmaɪn) /


noun
  1. another name for hexamethylenetetramine

Origin of methenamine

1
C20: meth- + -ene + amine

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