sensitivity / ˌsɛn sɪˈtɪv ɪ ti /


sensitivity 的定义

n. 名词 noun

plural sen·si·tiv·i·ties for 2, 3.

  1. the state or quality of being sensitive; sensitiveness.
  2. Physiology. the ability of an organism or part of an organism to react to stimuli; of susceptibility to stimulation.
  3. Electricity. the ability of a radio device to react to incoming signals, expressed as the minimum input signal required to produce a specified output signal with a given noise level.the input, as voltage, current, or the like, required to produce full deflection in an electric measuring device, expressed as the ratio of the response to the magnitude of the input quantity.

sensitivity 近义词

n. 名词 noun

responsiveness to stimuli


  1. She said Eloy staff never cared about her or showed an iota of sensitivity.
  2. When following our approach,5 the predictions regarding the generation of primordial gravity waves are so dramatically reduced that they would be undetectable by current methods and detector sensitivities.
  3. This body, made up of representatives from the federal government, will decide on the sensitivity of data and rule on any controversies.
  4. Tuatara also appear to have an unusually high number of TRP genes, which are involved in making proteins tied to temperature sensitivity and regulation of body temperature.
  5. It should and will take deep thought as to how to approach a trending topic with sensitivity.
  6. Other major news outlets made the same decision, hiding behind a misplaced sense of multicultural sensitivity.
  7. There was Carol White, a ho-hum homemaker who finds herself besieged by multiple chemical sensitivity in Safe.
  8. Neither individual would go on the record due to the sensitivity of discussing personnel matters.
  9. Of course there was no official way to have these interviews given the sensitivity of the topic.
  10. She said the defining characteristic of her husband was his sensitivity.
  11. Never had Dalgard been so shut out and with that his sensitivity to the night, to the world about him, was doubly acute.
  12. Sabo eased himself from the seat, tuning up his audios to their highest sensitivity, moving over to Brownie.
  13. He tried listening with maximum sensitivity but there were only remote confused murmurs.
  14. Such sensitivity is duplicated frequently in persons who are hard of hearing, and whom, therefore, we are likely to doubt.
  15. Yes; I remember his chart, he rates a high sensitivity, the rays work fast on types like that.