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Sensitivity

Sen`si`tiv´i`ty
n.1.The quality or state of being sensitive; - used chiefly in science and the arts; as, the sensitivity of iodized silver.
Noun1.sensitivity - (physiology) responsiveness to external stimuli; "sensitivity to pain"
2.sensitivity - the ability to respond to physical stimuli or to register small physical amounts or differences; "a galvanometer of extreme sensitivity"
3.sensitivity - sensitivity to emotional feelings (of self and others)
Synonyms: sensitiveness
4.sensitivity - susceptibility to a pathogen
Synonyms: predisposition
5.sensitivity - the ability to respond to affective changes in your interpersonal environment
Synonyms: sensitiveness
Antonyms:
insensitiveness, insensitivity - the inability to respond to affective changes in your interpersonal environment
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