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Sensitize

Sen´si`tize
v. t.1.(Photog.) To render sensitive, or susceptible of being easily acted on by the actinic rays of the sun; as, sensitized paper or plate.
Verb1.sensitize - make sensitive or aware; "He was not sensitized to her emotional needs"
Antonyms:
desensitise, desensitize - make insensitive; "His military training desensitized him"
2.sensitize - cause to sense; make sensitive; "She sensitized me with respect to gender differences in this traditional male-dominated society"; "My tongue became sensitized to good wine"
Synonyms: sensitise
Antonyms:
desensitise, desensitize - cause not to be sensitive; "The war desensitized many soldiers"; "The photographic plate was desensitized"
3.sensitize - make sensitive to a drug or allergen; "Long-term exposure to this medicine may sensitize you to the allergen"
Synonyms: sensitise
4.sensitize - make (a material) sensitive to light, often of a particular colour, by coating it with a photographic emulsion; "sensitize the photographic film"
Synonyms: sensitise
desensitise, desensitize, excite, feel, photosensitise, photosensitize, sense, sensitise, stimulate, stir
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