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sensitising, sensitised

Portuguese translation: sensibilizante, sensibilizado

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English term or phrase:sensitising, sensitised
Portuguese translation:sensibilizante, sensibilizado
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14:54 Oct 27, 2005
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Medical - Medical: Health Care
English term or phrase: sensitising, sensitised
However, it contains small amounts of a substance classified as sensitising which may produce an allergic reaction to sensitised personnel.
edna osorio
Local time: 21:34
sensibilizante, sensibilizado
Explanation:
Veja as definições em português (Aurélio):

[De sensibilizar + -nte.]
Adj. 2 g.
1. Que sensibiliza; sensibilizador.

[Part. de sensibilizar.]
Adj.
1. Abalado; comovido.
2. Vivamente impressionado.
3. Que se tornou sensível à ação da luz ou de outro agente qualquer.
4. Imun. Diz-se do organismo em que se provocou sensibilização.

~ V. papel --.

E as definições em inglês:

• sensitise


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Verb
1. 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"
(synonym) sensitize
(antonym) desensitize, desensitise
(hyponym) photosensitize, photosensitise
(cause) feel, sense
2. make sensitive to a drug or allergen; "Long-term exposure to this medicine may sensitize you to the allergen"
(synonym) sensitize
(hypernym) change, alter, modify
(derivation) sensitizer, sensitiser
3. make (a material) sensitive to light, often of a particular colour, by coating it with a photographic emulsion; "sensitize the photographic film"
(synonym) sensitize
(hypernym) change, alter, modify
(derivation) sensitizer, sensitiser
(classification) photography, picture taking
4. make sensitive or aware; "He was not sensitized to her emotional needs"
(synonym) sensitize, sensify, sensibilize, sensibilise
(hypernym) change, alter, modify


• sensitising


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Noun
1. rendering an organism sensitive to a serum by a series of injections
(synonym) sensitizing, sensitization, sensitisation
(hypernym) immunization, immunisation

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Adjective
1. making susceptible or sensitive to either physical or emotional stimuli
(synonym) sensitizing
(attribute) sensitivity, predisposition
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5 +2sensibilizante, sensibilizado
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sensibilizante, sensibilizado


Explanation:
Veja as definições em português (Aurélio):

[De sensibilizar + -nte.]
Adj. 2 g.
1. Que sensibiliza; sensibilizador.

[Part. de sensibilizar.]
Adj.
1. Abalado; comovido.
2. Vivamente impressionado.
3. Que se tornou sensível à ação da luz ou de outro agente qualquer.
4. Imun. Diz-se do organismo em que se provocou sensibilização.

~ V. papel --.

E as definições em inglês:

• sensitise


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Verb
1. 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"
(synonym) sensitize
(antonym) desensitize, desensitise
(hyponym) photosensitize, photosensitise
(cause) feel, sense
2. make sensitive to a drug or allergen; "Long-term exposure to this medicine may sensitize you to the allergen"
(synonym) sensitize
(hypernym) change, alter, modify
(derivation) sensitizer, sensitiser
3. make (a material) sensitive to light, often of a particular colour, by coating it with a photographic emulsion; "sensitize the photographic film"
(synonym) sensitize
(hypernym) change, alter, modify
(derivation) sensitizer, sensitiser
(classification) photography, picture taking
4. make sensitive or aware; "He was not sensitized to her emotional needs"
(synonym) sensitize, sensify, sensibilize, sensibilise
(hypernym) change, alter, modify


• sensitising


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Noun
1. rendering an organism sensitive to a serum by a series of injections
(synonym) sensitizing, sensitization, sensitisation
(hypernym) immunization, immunisation

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Adjective
1. making susceptible or sensitive to either physical or emotional stimuli
(synonym) sensitizing
(attribute) sensitivity, predisposition


rhandler
Local time: 21:34
Native speaker of: Portuguese
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Kathleen Goldsmith
4 hrs
  -> Obrigado, Kathleen

agree  Amilcar
1 day 10 hrs
  -> Obrigado, Amilcar
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