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chemosensitivity

noun che·mo·sen·si·tiv·i·ty \ -ˌsen(t)-sə-ˈtiv-ət-ē \

medical Definition of chemosensitivity

plural chemosensitivities
:susceptibility (as of a disease-causing bacterium or a cancer cell) to the action of a chemical agent (as a therapeutic drug)

chemosensitive

play \-ˈsen(t)-sət-iv, -ˈsen(t)-stiv\ adjective

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