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  Definition of Sensitization
  1. rendering an organism sensitive to a serum by a series of injections
  2. (psychology) the process of becoming highly sensitive to specific events or situations (especially emotional events or situations)
  3. the state of being sensitive (as to an antigen)
Similar Words: sensitizing, sensitising, sensitisation

 

Hyponyms: irritation

 

Derivational Morphology: sensitize, sensitise, sensify, sensibilize, sensibilise

 

 
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