sensitize Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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sensitizeverb [T]

(UK usually sensitise) uk   us   /ˈsen.sɪ.taɪz/

sensitize verb [T] (REACT EASILY)

to make someone ​sensitive to something: It ​seems very ​likely that ​airpollutants are sensitizing ​people so that they ​becomeallergic to ​pollen.

sensitize verb [T] (MAKE AWARE)

to make someone ​familiar with something such as a ​problem or ​badsituation: The ​associationaims to sensitize ​employers to the ​problemsfaced by ​left-handedpeople in the ​workplace.
(Definition of sensitize from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sensitize”
in Chinese (Simplified) 轻易作出反应的, 使敏感…
in Chinese (Traditional) 輕易作出反應的, 使敏感…
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