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Lockjaw (7)


I believe the answer is:


'lockjaw' is the definition.
(I know that lockjaw can be written as tetanus)

This is the entire clue.

(Other definitions for tetanus that I've seen before include "Infection from wound" , "Disease causing muscular spasms" , "infectious disease" , "Attunes (anag) - muscular illness" , "Infection of the central nervous system" .)

I've seen this clue in The Independent, the Evening Standard, the Sydney Morning Herald and The Mirror.
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