Medical Dictionary

anti–tetanus

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adjective \-ˈtet-ən-əs, -ˈtet-nəs\

Medical Definition of anti–tetanus

  1. :  preventing or treating tetanus If, by some chance, one of your dogs does sustain a bite, treatment with antibiotics and an anti-tetanus shot may be advisable after thoroughly cleaning the bite.—Michael Fox, The Washington Post, 10 Sept. 2002


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