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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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In an oral poster session on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at 8-9am CET, Lena Winstedt, PhD, Head of Science at Hansa Biopharma, will present 'Imlifidase For Desensitization in Sensitized Kidney Transplant Patients: Pooled Analysis of Phase 2 Trials'.
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The campaign has received a heartening response and has touched the lives of over 400 people and sensitized them.
Tahir Rasheed, CEO, SPFC sensitized the studentsto devote themselves to promoting sustainability in their daily lives, which holds the key to a greener future.
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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.
The lack of national and Maghreb data justified the realization of this study to determine the prevalence of sensitization in Marrakesh and to identify the clinical and allergic profile of sensitized patients to date palm.
Often referred to as a Gratzel cell, this hybrid device was first reported to the scientific world in 1991 by the seminal publication of Brian O'Regan and Michael Gratzel presenting a device made of sensitized nanocrystalline Ti[O.sub.2] with a power conversion efficiency of 7.1% [2].