un·​sen·​si·​tized | \ ˌən-ˈsen(t)-sə-ˌtīzd How to pronounce unsensitized (audio) \

Definition of unsensitized

: not made sensitive or hypersensitive : not sensitized unsensitized patients

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Recent Examples on the Web The authors also dissected out both sensory and motor neurons from unsensitized animals and exposed these to the RNA. John Timmer, Ars Technica, "Researchers claim to have transferred a memory between two sea slugs," 16 May 2018

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First Known Use of unsensitized

1889, in the meaning defined above

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“Unsensitized.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unsensitized. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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