Meaning of MITHRIDATIZE in English

MITHRIDATIZE

v.tr. (also -ise) render proof against a poison by administering gradually increasing doses of it.

Derivatives:

mithridatic adj. mithridatism n.

Etymology: f. mithridate a supposed universal antidote attributed to Mithridates VI, king of Pontus d. 63 BC

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.