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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To affect with tetanic convulsions; produce or induce tetanus in.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To throw (a muscle etc.) into a state of permanent contraction; to cause tetanus in.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To throw, as a muscle, into a state of permanent contraction; to cause tetanus in. See tetanus, n., 2.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To produce tetanus in.

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