Origin of methenamine; from meth(yl) + -en(e) + amine
An organic compound, C6H12N4, used as a urinary tract antiseptic, in the manufacture of explosives, and in rubber vulcanizing. Also called hexamethylenetetramine.
Origin of methenaminemeth– + –en(e) + amine.
(countable and uncountable, plural methenamines)
- Alternative name of hexamine