[ verb ] make sensitive or aware
"He was not sensitized to her emotional needs"
Used in print(M. Yokoyama et al., "Chemical and serological...)
Three of the anti - Rh sera used were taken from recently sensitized individuals .
In_addition one serum was obtained from a donor ( R._E. . ) who had been sensitized 6 years previously .
[ verb ] cause to sense; make sensitive
"She sensitized me with respect to gender differences in this traditional male-dominated society" "My tongue became sensitized to good wine"