tetanize

Definitions:

  • To affect with tetanic convulsions; produce or induce tetanus in.
  • To produce tetanus in.
  • To throw, as a muscle, into a state of permanent contraction; to cause tetanus in. See <xref urlencoded="tetanus">tetanus</xref>, n., 2.
  • To throw (a <xref>muscle</xref> etc.) into a state of permanent <xref>contraction</xref>; to cause <xref>tetanus</xref> in.
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