Definitions for "ACUTE INJURY"
Injury, usually involving necrosis, which develops within several hours to a few days after a high dose exposure to a pollutant; expressed as fleck, scorch, bifacial necrosis, etc.[1] Fin. Swe.
an injury that is the direct result of an external force at a specific point in time
a one-off event, where a sudden jolt or twist causes the sprain or strain