adjective. making susceptible or sensitive to either physical or emotional stimuli.
noun. rendering an organism sensitive to a serum by a series of injections.
Example sentences of the word sensitizing
Lanolin can be very soothing, but can also have a sensitizing effect that causes allergic reactions.
2. Verb, gerund or present participle
UVA phototherapy is generally used along with psoralen which is a light sensitizing tablet.
3. Noun, singular or mass
Exposure to green dust, in particular, seemed to have a sensitizing affect, impacting an individuals risk for developing future allergies.