radiosensitizer

noun

ra·​dio·​sen·​si·​tiz·​er
variants also British radiosensitiser
: a substance or condition capable of increasing the radiosensitivity of a cell or tissue
radiosensitization noun
also British radiosensitisation
radiosensitizing adjective
also British radiosensitising

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“Radiosensitizer.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/radiosensitizer. Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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