One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Of, relating to, or affected with opisthotonos.
Early 17th century (in an earlier sense). As noun from classical Latin opisthotonicus a person suffering from opisthotonos, in post-classical Latin also a horse suffering from opisthotonos; as adjective from its etymon Hellenistic Greek οπισθοτονικός relating to, or affected with opisthotonos from ancient Greek ὀπισθότονος + -ικός.
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.