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Definition of tetnus

"tetNUS" is probably misspelled. Trying tetanus instead Definition of tetanus

1. tetanus [ n ] a sustained muscular contraction resulting from a rapid series of nerve impulses

Synonyms tetanus Related Terms contraction

2. tetanus [ n ] an acute and serious infection of the central nervous system caused by bacterial infection of open wounds; spasms of the jaw and laryngeal muscles may occur during the late stages

Synonyms lockjaw tetanus Related Terms infection

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