hexamethylenetetramine


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hex·a·meth·yl·ene·tet·ra·mine

 (hĕk′sə-mĕth′ə-lēn-tĕt′rə-mēn′)

hexamethylenetetramine

(ˌhɛksəˌmɛθɪliːnˈtɛtrəˌmiːn)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a colourless crystalline organic compound used as a urinary antiseptic. Formula: C6H12N4. Also called: hexamine or methenamine

hex•a•meth•yl•ene•tet•ra•mine

(ˌhɛk səˈmɛθ ə linˈtɛ trəˌmin)

n.
a white, crystalline, water-soluble powder, C6H12N4, used esp. as a vulcanization accelerator and as a diuretic and urinary antiseptic. Also called hex′a•mine` (-ˌmin)
[1885–90; hexa- + methylene + tetr (a)- + amine]
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Therefore, eight treatments, one control and seven fungicides (Fluopicolide, Iprovalicarb, Phenylamide, Ethyl hydrogen phosphonate, Hexamethylenetetramine, Propineb and Acitamide) were applied under field conditions to control PLB disease.
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Not using hexamethylenetetramine or hexamethoxymethylmelamine as a curing agent, the curability and the thermal stability of the resin composition have been enhanced; and the rubber composition has characteristics of high elasticity, large elongation at breakage and low heat generation.