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Meaning of "photosensitize" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PHOTOSENSITIZE

photosensitize  [ˌfəʊtəʊˈsɛnsɪˌtaɪz] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PHOTOSENSITIZE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Photosensitize is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb photosensitize in English.

WHAT DOES PHOTOSENSITIZE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of photosensitize in the English dictionary

The definition of photosensitize in the dictionary is to make photosensitive.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO PHOTOSENSITIZE

PRESENT

Present
I photosensitize
you photosensitize
he/she/it photosensitizes
we photosensitize
you photosensitize
they photosensitize
Present continuous
I am photosensitizing
you are photosensitizing
he/she/it is photosensitizing
we are photosensitizing
you are photosensitizing
they are photosensitizing
Present perfect
I have photosensitized
you have photosensitized
he/she/it has photosensitized
we have photosensitized
you have photosensitized
they have photosensitized
Present perfect continuous
I have been photosensitizing
you have been photosensitizing
he/she/it has been photosensitizing
we have been photosensitizing
you have been photosensitizing
they have been photosensitizing
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I photosensitized
you photosensitized
he/she/it photosensitized
we photosensitized
you photosensitized
they photosensitized
Past continuous
I was photosensitizing
you were photosensitizing
he/she/it was photosensitizing
we were photosensitizing
you were photosensitizing
they were photosensitizing
Past perfect
I had photosensitized
you had photosensitized
he/she/it had photosensitized
we had photosensitized
you had photosensitized
they had photosensitized
Past perfect continuous
I had been photosensitizing
you had been photosensitizing
he/she/it had been photosensitizing
we had been photosensitizing
you had been photosensitizing
they had been photosensitizing
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will photosensitize
you will photosensitize
he/she/it will photosensitize
we will photosensitize
you will photosensitize
they will photosensitize
Future continuous
I will be photosensitizing
you will be photosensitizing
he/she/it will be photosensitizing
we will be photosensitizing
you will be photosensitizing
they will be photosensitizing
Future perfect
I will have photosensitized
you will have photosensitized
he/she/it will have photosensitized
we will have photosensitized
you will have photosensitized
they will have photosensitized
Future perfect continuous
I will have been photosensitizing
you will have been photosensitizing
he/she/it will have been photosensitizing
we will have been photosensitizing
you will have been photosensitizing
they will have been photosensitizing
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would photosensitize
you would photosensitize
he/she/it would photosensitize
we would photosensitize
you would photosensitize
they would photosensitize
Conditional continuous
I would be photosensitizing
you would be photosensitizing
he/she/it would be photosensitizing
we would be photosensitizing
you would be photosensitizing
they would be photosensitizing
Conditional perfect
I would have photosensitize
you would have photosensitize
he/she/it would have photosensitize
we would have photosensitize
you would have photosensitize
they would have photosensitize
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been photosensitizing
you would have been photosensitizing
he/she/it would have been photosensitizing
we would have been photosensitizing
you would have been photosensitizing
they would have been photosensitizing
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you photosensitize
we let´s photosensitize
you photosensitize
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to photosensitize
Past participle
photosensitized
Present Participle
photosensitizing
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PHOTOSENSITIZE


desensitise
diːˈsensɪˌtaɪz
desensitize
diːˈsɛnsɪˌtaɪz
digitize
ˈdɪdʒɪˌtaɪz
hypersensitise
ˌhaɪpəˈsensɪˌtaɪz
hypersensitize
ˌhaɪpəˈsɛnsɪˌtaɪz
hyposensitise
ˌhaɪpəʊˈsensɪˌtaɪz
hyposensitize
ˌhaɪpəʊˈsɛnsɪˌtaɪz
monetize
ˈmʌnɪˌtaɪz
parasitise
ˈpærəsɪˌtaɪz
parasitize
ˈpærəsɪˌtaɪz
phagocytise
ˈfæɡəsɪˌtaɪz
phagocytize
ˈfæɡəsɪˌtaɪz
photosensitise
ˌfəʊtəʊˈsensɪˌtaɪz
prioritize
praɪˈɒrɪˌtaɪz
radiosensitise
ˌreɪdɪəʊˈsɛnsɪˌtaɪz
radiosensitize
ˌraɪdɪəʊˈsɛnsɪˌtaɪz
resensitise
riːˈsensɪˌtaɪz
resensitize
riːˈsɛnsɪˌtaɪz
sensitise
ˈsɛnsɪˌtaɪz
sensitize
ˈsɛnsɪˌtaɪz

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PHOTOSENSITIZE

photoscan
photosensitisation
photosensitise
photosensitiser
photosensitive
photosensitivity
photosensitization
photosensitizer
photosensor
photoset
photosetter
photosetting
photoshoot
Photoshop
Photoshopped
Photoshopping
photosphere
photospheric
photostat
photostatic

WORDS THAT END LIKE PHOTOSENSITIZE

acclimatize
advertize
albitize
commoditize
definitize
dolomitize
expertize
granitize
graphitize
hypnotize
mylonitize
propylitize
pyritize
sanitize
securitize
sorbitize
subitize
systematize
unitize
uralitize

Synonyms and antonyms of photosensitize in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «photosensitize» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PHOTOSENSITIZE

Find out the translation of photosensitize to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of photosensitize from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «photosensitize» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

光敏剂
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

fotosensibilizar
570 millions of speakers

English

photosensitize
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

photosensitize
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

يحسس للضوء
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

photosensitize
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

photosensitize
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

photosensitize
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

photosensibiliser
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Photosensitize
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Photosensibilisierung
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

photosensitize
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

photosensitize
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Photosensitize
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

photosensitize
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

photosensitize
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सुशोभित करणे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

photosensitize
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

photosensitize
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

photosensitize
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

photosensitize
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

photosensitize
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

photosensitize
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

photosensitize
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

photosensitize
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

photosensitize
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of photosensitize

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PHOTOSENSITIZE»

The term «photosensitize» is used very little and occupies the 186.539 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PHOTOSENSITIZE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about photosensitize

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PHOTOSENSITIZE»

Discover the use of photosensitize in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to photosensitize and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Photodermatology
Between 1908 and 1910 Hausmann discovered that hematoporphyrin can photosensitize animal skin and that the responsible wavelengths are in the green visible light around 500 nm (50). The first clinical proof that some substances can  ...
Henry W. Lim, Herbert Honigsmann, John L. M. Hawk, 2007
2
Photodynamic Therapy: Basic Principles and Clinical Applications
... described an improved route to the key intermediate 27 by using a modified Vilsmier reagent to introduce the acrylate group in one step (Fig. 7) [25]. Phytyl- OpC 21 R= =O 22 R= -OH OH 23 24. Reduced. Porphyrins. as. Photosensitize!*. 163.
Henderson, 1992
3
Photodynamic Therapy of Neoplastic Disease
VI. LOW. PHOTOSENSITIZE!*. DOSE. Careful examination of the data for low doses of each sensitizer (0.5 mg/kg or less) shows that there is no PDT damage and the minimal effects seen are the same as those found with the same light dose ...
David Kessel, 1990
4
Photochemistry
General Photosensitization reactions (a) Ferric ion has been found to photosensitize the oxidation of oxalic acid to carbon dioxide. The following mechanism has been suggested : (/) Fe3* + /tv >[Fe3+]* (//) 2[Fe3*] + H2C204 > Fe2* + 2C02 + ...
Gurdeep Raj
5
Molecular probes and switches for functional analysis of ...
Initially, these compounds were believed to covalently attach to a native nucleophilic group on voltage- gated potassium channels and to photosensitize channels via the external TEA site (Fortin et al., 2008). However, subsequent work ...
Pau Gorostiza, Daniele Arosio, Piotr Bregestovski, 2014
6
Corneal Graft Failure
I don't know ifidoxuridine is a photosensitizer, but since it is a halogenated pyrimidine compound one wonders if it might photosensitize the corneal epithelial cells. One wonders what would happen if one kept the eye covered after grafting, ...
CIBA Foundation Symposium, 2009
7
European Medicines Research: Perspectives in ...
Photo-unstable chemicals should be considered as potential photosensitize rs since reactive excited states or other intermediates could be involved in their photodegradation. Again, this should be assayed in various conditions (solvents,  ...
G. N. Fracchia, 1994
8
The Porphyrin Handbook: Applications of phthalocyanines
C. LIPIDS Various sulfonated Pc in aqueous organic solution photosensitize the oxidation of cholesterol to the 5-alpha-hydroperoxide derivative (5-alpha-OOH), a specific reaction product of 1O2.21 The biological significance of this reaction ...
Karl M. Kadish, Kevin M. Smith, Roger Guilard, 2003
9
The Science of Phototherapy: An Introduction: An Introduction
Many drugs and chemical agents that photosensitize animal and human skin to sunlight also photosensitize RBC hemolysis in vitro. The plant pigment hypericin (HY) is a classic example of a skin-photosensitizing agent that photosensitizes ...
Leonard I. Grossweiner, Linda Ramball Jones, James B. Grossweiner, 2005
10
Contact Dermatitis
studies proved the photoallergenicity of fluorquinolo- nes, with positive lymphocyte stimulation tests and drug specific Th1 cells that recognize skin cells combined with UV-irradiated ofloxacin [86]. The fluor- quinolones also photosensitize ...
Jeanne Duus Johansen, Peter J. Frosch, Jean-Pierre Lepoittevin, 2010

5 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PHOTOSENSITIZE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term photosensitize is used in the context of the following news items.
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WATCH: Did Genesis bizarrely predict Britain's Giant Hogweed …
They all need the sun to photosensitize their venom." The track suggests the current outbreak is the plant's "revenge" for being removed from ... «Express.co.uk, Jul 15»
2
The Great Debate: Face Oils vs. Creams
For example, many essential oils from the citrus family smell wonderful, but they photosensitize the skin and should not be used10. In shopping ... «Huffington Post, Aug 12»
3
Graphene-QD photodetector breaks new record
The next step is to hybridize the graphene with colloidal semiconducting quantum dots that photosensitize the carbon material. “We chose ... «nanotechweb.org, May 12»
4
A Light Bulb Moment in the Brain
“We've taken mice that have lost their photoreceptors and enabled them to see again,” says Boyden, by using opsins to photosensitize cells in ... «Pacific Standard, Jan 12»
5
Scientists discover anti-anxiety circuit in brain region considered the …
The technique allows researchers to selectively photosensitize particular sets of nerve cells. Moreover, by delivering pulses of light via optical ... «Scope, Mar 11»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Photosensitize [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/photosensitize>. Mar 2020 ».
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