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Meaning of "sensitiser" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SENSITISER

sensitiser  [ˈsensɪˌtaɪzə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SENSITISER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Sensitiser is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES SENSITISER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Sensitizer

Sensitizer or sensitiser may refer to: ▪ Chemical sensitizer, a chemical that causes allergic reaction in normal tissue after exposure ▪ Explosive sensitizer, a chemical that promotes the rate of propagation of an explosive material ▪ Photosensitizer, a chemical that is involved in photoelectrochemical processes...

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SENSITISER


appetiser
ˈæpɪˌtaɪzə
appetizer
ˈæpɪˌtaɪzə
desensitizer
diːˈsɛnsɪˌtaɪzə
digitiser
ˈdɪdʒɪˌtaɪzə
magnetiser
ˈmæɡnɪˌtaɪzə
magnetizer
ˈmæɡnɪˌtaɪzə
palletiser
ˈpælɪˌtaɪzə
palletizer
ˈpælɪˌtaɪzə
pelletiser
ˈpɛlɪˌtaɪzə
pelletizer
ˈpɛlɪˌtaɪzə
photosensitiser
ˌfəʊtəʊˈsensɪˌtaɪzə
photosensitizer
ˌfəʊtəʊˈsɛnsɪˌtaɪzə
privatiser
ˈpraɪvɪˌtaɪzə
privatizer
ˈpraɪvɪˌtaɪzə
proselytiser
ˈprɒsɪlɪˌtaɪzə
sanitiser
ˈsænɪˌtaɪzə
sanitizer
ˈsænɪˌtaɪzə
sensitizer
ˈsɛnsɪˌtaɪzə
synthetiser
ˈsɪnθɪˌtaɪzə
synthetizer
ˈsɪnθɪˌtaɪzə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SENSITISER

sensibly
sensile
sensilla
sensillum
sensism
sensist
sensitisation
sensitise
sensitive
sensitive plant
sensitively
sensitiveness
sensitivities
sensitivity
sensitization
sensitize
sensitizer
sensitometer
sensitometric
sensitometry

WORDS THAT END LIKE SENSITISER

acclimatiser
advertiser
alphabetiser
baptiser
chastiser
demagnetiser
democratiser
desensitiser
dogmatiser
dramatiser
epigrammatiser
hypnotiser
mortiser
peptiser
poetiser
pragmatiser
quantiser
stigmatiser
systematiser
utiliser

Synonyms and antonyms of sensitiser in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «sensitiser» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SENSITISER

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

Translator English - Chinese

致敏
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

sensibilizador
570 millions of speakers

English

sensitiser
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

sensitiser
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مستحسا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

повышать чувствительность
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

sensibilizante
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

sensitiser
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

sensibilisateur
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Sensitiser
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

sensibilisierend
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

増感
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

과민
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sensitiser
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

gây kích ứng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

sensitiser
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

संवेदनाशक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

sensitizörünün
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sensibilizzante
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

wrażliwość na
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

підвищувати чутливість
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

sensibilizant
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ευαισθητοποιητικών
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

sensibiliserend
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

framkallande
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Allergen
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of sensitiser

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SENSITISER»

The term «sensitiser» is normally little used and occupies the 139.387 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SENSITISER» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SENSITISER»

Discover the use of sensitiser in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to sensitiser and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
New Scientist
S-sensitiser; S*-excited sensitiser after it has absorbed a light photon; S+ - oxidised sensitiser; D-electron donor; D+-oxidiser donor; MV2* -paraquat, which acts an an electron relay; MV -reduced paraquat, which is now a reactive radical; and ...
2
Advances in Energy Transfer Processes: Proceedings of the ...
Inspection of the equations derived shows that energy transfer, governed by Coulomb interaction is favoured by a large spectral overlap, a small value of the intrinsic decay time of the sensitiser ion, a large absorption strength of the activator ...
‎2001
3
Amino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins
Photo-oxidation can be made extremely specific for particular residues in a protein if the photo-sensitiser is protein-bound: the life-time of the excited intermediate is such that only photo-oxidisable residues in the immediate vicinity will ...
G. T. Young, 1971
4
Principles and Applications of Photochemistry
sensitiser (S0) sensitiser (T1) H isc RR •• R R sensitiser(T1) + sensitiser(S0) + hν H •• R RR RorR R H H Scheme 8.1 Photosensitised isomerisation of alkenes Unlike the singlet-state reactions, sensitised cis–trans interconversion is not ...
Brian Wardle, 2009
5
Spin-Crossover Materials: Properties and Applications
Indeed, these processes will actually constitute the mechanism by which a luminescent SCO material will function. In an energy transfer scheme, there are two entities: a sensitiser (S) responsible for absorbing the excitation energy and an ...
Malcolm A. Halcrow, 2013
6
Handbook of Occupational Dermatology
The interpretation of the results in terms of classification of a chemical as a skin sensitiser follows a similar process to that for skin irritation, i.e. the continuously variable biological data is converted into a binomial result. Using EU criteria, if at  ...
Lasse Kanerva, 2000
7
Cardiovascular Risk Management
Initiate therapeutic lifestyle change (dietary modification and increased physical activity), determine HbA1ctarget HbA1c< 9.0% HbA1c ≥ 9.0% Metformin alone or plus 1 of: Insulin sensitiser Insulin secretagogue Insulin α- Glucosidase ...
Richard Hobbs, Bruce Arroll, 2009
8
Chemical Aspects of Photodynamic Therapy
Sensitiser ( S0 ) hv Sensitiser ( St Sensitiser ( T ~ 1ms Singlet oxygen T ~ 1 0 us Chemical reaction Chemical reaction Reacts with alkenes, cholesterol, and side chains of certain a- amino acids FIGURE 1.2 AN ADVENTITIOUS ...
Raymond Bonnett, 2000
9
OECD Guidelines for the Testing of Chemicals / OECD Series ...
The concentration of ingredient B is essentially the same in both mixtures. c). The concentration of ingredient A in mixture (i) equals that of ingredient C in mixture ( ii). d). Ingredient B is a sensitiser and Ingredients A and C are not sensitisers. e) ...
OECD, 2002
10
Pathogen Inactivation of Labile Blood Products: Blood ...
aggregate in aqueous solution, which increases the rate of intermolecular energy transfer and thus decreases the photochemical reactivity of the sensitiser. In heterogeneous environments, such as cells and tissues, the localisation of the ...
‎2001

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SENSITISER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term sensitiser is used in the context of the following news items.
1
New Wheels for the Gods
The process is long-drawn: a chemical mix (pigments and sensitiser) is painted on watercolour paper. The negative of the print is then placed on the paper, and ... «The Indian Express, Jul 15»
2
Hair dye ingredient safe, says EU science committee
The committee notes in its scientific Opinion that the compound is a moderate skin sensitiser. Comments on the Opinion will be accepted until 10 September. «Chemical Watch, Jul 15»
3
EC says it cannot assess hair dye ingredient
In its Opinion , Commission's Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) says it considers the ingredient a strong skin sensitiser, and that further studies ... «CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com, Jul 15»
4
Most hair dyes tested contain allergy-causing chemicals, consumer …
Out of 25 types of hair dye tested by the council, at least 20 were found to contain the strong sensitiser m-aminophenol (MAP). In one sample, of a product called ... «South China Morning Post, Jul 15»
5
EU science committee unable to assess hair dye ingredient
In its Opinion, the SCCS says it considers the ingredient a strong skin sensitiser. The Committee's assessment was based on a dossier submitted by the ... «Chemical Watch, Jul 15»
6
Plants from Monet's garden bathed in blue
Duy patiently collects botanical specimens. He makes the photo sensitive solution of a sensitiser and soaks the sensitiser into cotton-based watercolour paper. «Viet Nam News, Jun 15»
7
Acupuncture Regulates Insulin And Glucose In Diabetics
As a result of recent findings, researchers conclude that a combination of electroacupuncture with an insulin sensitiser may be a new treatment for type 2 ... «HealthCMi, Jun 15»
8
EU biocides authorities back additional labelling for treated articles
Conditions specified in approvals indicate, says industry, that all biocides classified as skin sensitisers must be labelled on the product. A standard sentence ... «Chemical Watch, Jun 15»
9
Echa publishes first annual report on SVHC roadmap
By contrast, the agency's CMR and sensitiser coordination groups provide support at the manual screening stage on deciding the best way forward. In total, 213 ... «Chemical Watch, Mar 15»
10
OECD to publish in vitro skin sensitisation test guidelines
In addition, under REACH the tests can be used on their own to identify and classify substances as GHS category 1 skin sensitisers. However, she said the test ... «Chemical Watch, Jan 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Sensitiser [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/sensitiser>. Feb 2020 ».
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