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mithridatisation

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True love grows by sacrifice and the more thoroughly the soul rejects natural satisfaction the stronger and more detached its tenderness becomes.
St. Theresa of Lisieux
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English

Noun

Singular
mithridatisation

Plural
-

mithridatisation (-)
  1. (rare) Alternative spelling of mithridatization.

French

Etymology

From mithridatiser and -ation.

Noun

mithridatisation f. (plural mithridatisations)

  1. Mithridatism; slow immunization (to a toxin) by repeated ingestion of increasing doses.
  2. (figuratively, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Desensitization (to a thing) by repeated exposure.

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