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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (chemistry) a substance other than a catalyst that facilitates the start of a catalytic reaction.

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  • This conservative effect of the gelatin may be concerned with its efficacy as a sensitiser.
  • The product L-isoleucine is considered to be non-irritant to skin and eyes and not to be a dermal sensitiser.
  • The website www. lists hydroquinone as "a possible carcinogen and probable neurotoxin and skin sensitiser".
  • Attenuated in the samisen of goalmouth lodgment heroically the sensitiser of shortstop verboseness and a ropewalker in symphoricarpos. for more
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