ALL meanings of sensitization

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  • noun sensitization development of an allergy 1
  • noun sensitization increased vulnerability to sth 1
  • noun sensitization the state or process of being sensitized. 1
  • noun sensitization Psychology. the process of becoming susceptible to a given stimulus that previously had no effect or significance. 1
  • noun sensitization Immunology. a state or condition in which a previously encountered foreign substance triggers an immune reaction. an immunologic state or condition that is evidenced by the acquired ability of a cell or individual to detect the presence of a foreign substance upon reexposure to the substance and to react immunologically. 1
  • noun sensitization Sensitization is the administration of an antigen to produce a primary immune response. 0
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