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tetanus

noun [U] uk   /ˈtet.ən.əs/ ( old-fashioned informal lockjaw) us  
Translations of “tetanus”
in Spanish tétano…
in French tétanos…
in German der Tetanus…
in Chinese (Traditional) 破傷風…
in Russian столбняк…
in Turkish tetanoz…
in Chinese (Simplified) 破伤风…
in Polish tężec…
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