mithridatize

(redirected from mithridatized)

mithridatize

(mɪθˈrɪdəˌtaɪz) or

mithridatise

vb (tr)
(Pharmacology) to cause (a person) to become resistant to a poison by giving increasingly larger dosages
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014