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Medical Term:

chemosensitize

Pronunciation: kē-mō-sen′si-tīz

Definition: To alter susceptibility of a target cell or organism, such that a therapeutic agent, having become ineffective, becomes effective again; observed with antineoplastic and antiparasitic drugs.

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