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radiosensitizer

[rey-dee-oh-sen-si-tahy-zer] /ˌreɪ di oʊˈsɛn sɪˌtaɪ zər/
noun
1.
a substance, as a drug, that enhances the sensitivity of tissues or cells to radiation therapy.
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55; radio- + sensitizer
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