sensibilizar

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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (medicine)
a. to sensitize
Vivir cerca de la zona industrial sensibilizó a los habitantes al smog y ahora una gran parte sufre de asma.Living close to the industrial area sensitized the people living there to smog and now many of them suffer from asthma.
b. to sensitise (United Kingdom)
Ciertos alimentos han sensibilizado a los niños de manera que pueden sufrir una reacción alérgica severa.Children have become sensitized to certain foods which can cause them a severe allergic reaction.
2. (to make aware of)
a. to raise awareness of
Es necesario sensibilizar a la población acerca del aumento en el abuso de drogas ilícitas en nuestra ciudad.We need to raise people's awareness of the increasing drug abuse in our town.
b. to sensitize
La escuela inició una campaña para sensibilizar a los niños sobre las consecuencias del acoso.The school started a campaign to sensitize kids to the consequences of bullying.
c. to sensitise (United Kingdom)
Los voluntarios reciben capacitación para sensibilizarlos a las situaciones difíciles que se encontrarán en los campamentos.Volunteers undergo training to sensitise them to the challenging situations they will find at the camps.
3. (photography)
a. to sensitize
El papel fotográfico tradicional se sensibiliza con varios químicos que reaccionan a la luz.Traditional photographic paper is sensitized with various light-reactive chemicals.
b. to sensitise (United Kingdom)
El curso incluso enseña cómo sensibilizar el papel fotográfico para revelar tus propias fotos.The course even teaches you how to sensitise photographic paper so you can develop your own prints.
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sensibilizar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (concienciar)
a. to raise the awareness of
2. (photography)
a. to sensitize
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sensibilizar
transitive verb
1 (concienciar) to sensitize
sensibilizar la opinión pública to inform public opinion
2 (Fotografía) to sensitize
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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