tetanus antitoxin n.
The antitoxin specific for the neurotoxin produced by Clostridium tetani.
|antitoxin given for short-term immunization against tetanus in cases of possible exposure to the tetanus bacillus|
|a chattering or flighty, light-headed person.|
|a calculus or concretion found in the stomach or intestines of certain animals, esp. ruminants, formerly reputed to be an effective remedy for poison.|