Meaning of “desensitize” in the English Dictionary

"desensitize" in British English

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desensitizeverb [ T ]

UK usually desensitise uk /ˌdiːˈsen.sɪ.taɪz/ us /ˌdiːˈsen.sə.taɪz/
desensitization
noun [ U ] UK usually desensitisation uk /diˌsen.sɪ.taɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ us /diˌsen.sə.təˈzeɪ.ʃən/

(Definition of “desensitize” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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