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Noun1.sensitisation - the state of being sensitive (as to an antigen)
irritation - (pathology) abnormal sensitivity to stimulation; "any food produced irritation of the stomach"
predisposition, sensitivity - susceptibility to a pathogen
2.sensitisation - (psychology) the process of becoming highly sensitive to specific events or situations (especially emotional events or situations)
physical process, process - a sustained phenomenon or one marked by gradual changes through a series of states; "events now in process"; "the process of calcification begins later for boys than for girls"
psychological science, psychology - the science of mental life
3.sensitisation - rendering an organism sensitive to a serum by a series of injections
immunisation, immunization - the act of making immune (especially by inoculation)
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Speaking on the activities of persons impersonating IBEDC staff, Olanrewaju said: 'What we are doing in that regard is that we are doing a lot of sensitisation and one of the areas where these impersonators actually affect our business is the area of payment.
SHIKARPUR -- A campaign in respect of sensitisation for vote held at C and S Government Degree College Shikarpur by District Election Commissioner Shikarpur.
Mr Jakalia was addressing students of Wa Senior High Technical School during a sensitisation campaign against skin bleaching organised by Stop Bleaching Foundation Ghana, a local non-governmental, in collaboration with the FDA.
Mandu revealed that the sensitisation targeting medical practitioners will be conducted countrywide to ensure all personnel are adequately sensitised.
Perennial allergen sensitisation early in life and chronic asthma in children: a birth cohort study.
Objective: To determine the frequency of allergic asthma and 18common causative aeroallergens sensitisation among patients of bronchial asthma.
PESHAWAR -- The Water and Sanitation Company Peshawar (WSSP) on Thursday showed its consent to carry out joint venture with the Unesco and WHO for cleanliness drive and mass sensitisation programme in the most populace locality of Peshawar city.
FOOD SECURITYKENTTEC chief executive, Dr Pamela Olet, said the 38 infested counties will not achieve food security and nutrition goals if the tsetse fly and trypanosomiasis problem is not addressed."Meru Conservation Area requires a minimum of S00,000,000 for aerial spraying, ecological monitoring, barrier installation and sensitisation, Sh600 million to sustain gains in Lambwe, Busia, Bungoma, Meru/Embu, Bogoria and Coast and S00 million to upscale control programmes to other infested areas of the country," Ms Olet said.
[2-7] Epicutaneous sensitisation to aeroallergens has been thought to be responsible, with subsequent migration of sensitised T cells into the nose and airways, causing upper and lower airway disease.
Carnes, "Profilin sensitisation in a Mediterranean population," Allergologia etlmmunopathologia, vol.
(TAP) - The Tunisian soccer will take part in the celebration of the 70th anniversary of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) through numerous actions and sensitisation messages, the Tunisian Soccer Federation announced.