anti-tetanus

adjective
\ -ˈtet-ᵊn-əs, -ˈtet-nəs How to pronounce anti-tetanus (audio) \

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 Fox, The Washington Post

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“Anti-tetanus.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/anti-tetanus. Accessed 7 Oct. 2022.

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