tetanic

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te·tan·ic

 (tĕ-tăn′ĭk)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or causing tetanus.
2. Of, relating to, or causing tetany.

te·tan′i·cal·ly adv.

tetanic

(təˈtænɪk)
adj
(Pathology) of, relating to, or producing tetanus or the spasms of tetanus
n
(Pharmacology) a tetanic drug or agent
teˈtanically adv

te•tan•ic

(təˈtæn ɪk)

also te•tan′i•cal,



adj.
pertaining to, of the nature of, or characterized by tetanus.
[1720–30; < Latin tetanicus < Greek tetanikós, derivative of tétanos spasm, tetanus]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.tetanic - of or relating to or causing tetany
2.tetanic - of or relating to or causing tetanus
Translations

te·tan·ic

a. tetánico-a, rel. al tétano;
___ antitoxinantitoxina ___;
___ convulsionconvulsión ___;
___ toxoidtoxoide ___.