sensitivity, sensitiveness, sensibility(noun)
(physiology) responsiveness to external stimuli; the faculty of sensation
"sensitivity to pain"
the ability to respond to physical stimuli or to register small physical amounts or differences
"a galvanometer of extreme sensitivity"; "the sensitiveness of Mimosa leaves does not depend on a change of growth"
sensitivity to emotional feelings (of self and others)
susceptibility to a pathogen
the ability to respond to affective changes in your interpersonal environment
The quality of being sensitive
The ability of an organism or organ to respond to external stimuli
The proportion of individuals in a population that will be correctly identified in a binary classification test.
The degree of response of an instrument to a change in an input signal.
The degree of response of a film etc. to light of a specified wavelength.
the quality or state of being sensitive; -- used chiefly in science and the arts; as, the sensitivity of iodized silver
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Rank popularity for the word 'sensitivity' in Nouns Frequency: #2085
The numerical value of sensitivity in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of sensitivity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
To love someone. What does it mean?” “To be at the same level of sensitivity.”
When one learns to focus energy through surrender and sensitivity, they become free, and can access the expansiveness of endless possibility.
Our sensitivity on this important issue has been addressed and I am looking forward to the early release of their renamed and re-branded product.
The challenge is not to pen down a sensitivity thought with clarity and brevity, but then to make it understand or accept in totality to the vast majority.
The outlook is tenuous for some countries, given the sensitivity for oil, investors will be a little bit more circumspect and demand a higher risk premium when it comes to these kind of commodities-sensitive countries in the current backdrop.
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