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sen·si·tize

 (sĕn′sĭ-tīz′)
v. sen·si·tized, sen·si·tiz·ing, sen·si·tiz·es
v.tr.
1. To make sensitive: "Solitude had sensitized him to the roughness of other people" (Jeffrey Eugenides).
2. To make (a film or plate) sensitive to light, especially to light of a specific wavelength.
3. To make hypersensitive or reactive to an antigen, such as pollen, especially by a second or repeated exposure.
v.intr.
To become sensitive or hypersensitive.


sen′si·ti·za′tion (-tĭ-zā′shən) n.
sen′si·tiz′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.sensitized - having an allergy or peculiar or excessive susceptibility (especially to a specific factor)sensitized - having an allergy or peculiar or excessive susceptibility (especially to a specific factor); "allergic children"; "hypersensitive to pollen"
susceptible - (often followed by `of' or `to') yielding readily to or capable of; "susceptible to colds"; "susceptible of proof"
Translations

sensitized

[ˈsensɪtaɪzd] ADJsensibilizado

sensitized

[ˈsɛnsɪˌtaɪzd] adjsensibilizzato/a
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SP Saddar Town Tauqeer Naeem said that citizen centric policing was only possible if police personnel were sensitized on human and gender rights.
We had organized a drawing comptetion for school children on the cleanliness and hygiene, around 150 tourists were sensitized to keep our city clean and we are performing the campaigns & competitions at Schools as well as in the areas, sensitizing school kids and tourists across the catchment throughout the monsoon to ensure our city clean and green.
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He said Town Health Officer of the area has also embarked upon a scheme to provide water purifying tables to the people and ensuring that people are sensitized about needed prevention in particular of cleanliness and hygiene.
com)-- A dye sensitized cell, also known as dye sensitized solar cell, is a low-cost solar cell belonging to the group of thin film solar cells.
The initiative has further sensitized approximately 9.
Approximately, 23,000 drivers were sensitized during the campaign on 66 different points on highways, 15,000 road safety pamphlets were distributed and 554 road users in distress were provided help.
which operates the Tanaka Kikinzoku Group's manufacturing business, will begin provision of DX (Dye-X) ruthenium complex dye used in dye sensitized solar cells with the photoelectric conversion wavelength band extended to over 1,000 nanometers (a nanometer is a billionth of a meter).
A patient may be sensitized to an allergen, meaning specific IgE is produced, but not allergic, meaning clinical symptoms are not associated with the presence of specific IgE.
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