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[hahy-puh-sen-si-tahyz] /ˌhaɪ pəˈsɛn sɪˌtaɪz/

verb (used with object), hyposensitized, hyposensitizing. Medicine/Medical.
to cause (a person) to become less sensitive to (a substance producing an allergic reaction); desensitize.
(transitive) to desensitize; render less sensitive

hyposensitize hy·po·sen·si·tize (hī’pō-sěn’sĭ-tīz’)
v. hy·po·sen·si·tized, hy·po·sen·si·tiz·ing, hy·po·sen·si·tiz·es
To make less sensitive, as to an allergen.


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