Definition of resensitize
- The receptors may then be returned to the membrane in a process that resensitizes the cell to opioid binding.
- —Edward W. Boyer
- I can't really tell if the repeated images desensitize me or re-sensitize me to violence—probably both, one after the other, every time the pictures go by.
- —Geoff Nunberg
resensitizationplay \(ˌ)rē-ˌsen(t)-sə-tə-ˈzā-shən, -ˌsen(t)s-tə-ˈzā-\ noun, plural resensitizations
- resensitization of cell receptors
- resensitization to previous chemotherapy