GRE Word List

SENSITIZATION

process of being made sensitive or acutely responsive to an external agent or substance; V. sensitize: make or become sensitive

The meaning of the word sensitization is process of being made sensitive or acutely responsive to an external agent or substance; V. sensitize: make or become sensitive.

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WordMeaning
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pensivedreamily or deeply thoughtful; sadly thoughtful; thoughtful with a hint of sadness; contemplative; CF. think over