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Synonyms for sensitize

make sensitive or aware

make sensitive to a drug or allergen


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make (a material) sensitive to light, often of a particular colour, by coating it with a photographic emulsion

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We will start imposition of relevant fines on all offenders very soon, but before that, we wish to, first of all, sensitize adequately so as to carry the people along.
They informed that it could also create harmful effects for nurturing adding that there was dire need to sensitize masses about the problem specially in South Punjab where goitre was commonly found.
Conclusion: The addition of cetuximab does not seem to sensitize cell lines to radiation in vivo.
Specifically, the invention provides compositions and methods to sensitize cells to DNA-damaging agents by abrogating the cell cycle G2 checkpoint.
This initiative is the first of its kind and aims to sensitize police and other law enforcement officials on how to interview children who have endured sexual violence, which is a culmination of a series of assaults on their dignity.
This moisture, together with heat from processing and oxygen from the air, can form hydroperoxides, which can accelerate thermal degradation and sensitize the plastic to light exposure.
Little by little we have been able to sensitize the authorities to the need to humanize imprisonment" the missionary told ZENIT.
We need to sensitize the mainstream to the realities of these vicious crimes.
She said: 'We must sensitize our children and create awareness among them regarding human rights'.