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anti-tetanus

adjective \ -ˈtet-ᵊn-əs, -ˈtet-nəs \

medical Definition of anti-tetanus

: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 FoxThe Washington Post10 Sept. 2002

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