Word forms: 3rd person singular present
, present participle sensitizing
, past tense , past participle sensitized
regional note: in BRIT, also use sensitise
It seems important to sensitize people to the fact that depression is more than the
How many judges in our male-dominated courts are sensitized to women's issues?
If a substance is sensitized to
something such as light or touch
, it is made sensitive to it.
Skin is easily irritated, chapped, chafed, and sensitized.
...sensitised nerve endings.
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