[ me-thee-nuh-meen, -min ]
/ mɛˈθi nəˌmin, -mɪn /
Save This Word!
SPRINT TO THE FINISH WITH THIS OLYMPICS QUIZ!
Compete in our Olympics quiz to see if you can take home the gold medal in Olympics knowledge.
Question 1 of 10
Where was the Olympics first held?
Words nearby methenamine
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021
British Dictionary definitions for methenamine
/ (mɛˈθiːnəˌmiːn, -ˌmaɪn) /
another name for hexamethylenetetramine
Word Origin for methenamine
C20: meth- + -ene + amine
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Medical definitions for methenamine
[ mə-thē′nə-mēn′, -mĭn ]
An organic compound used as a urinary tract antiseptic.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.