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Adjective

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Positive
sensitive

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  1. Responsive to stimuli.
  2. Of a person, easily offended, upset or hurt.
    My friend Max is very sensitive, he cried today because of the bad news.
  3. Accurate (instrument)

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French

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /sɑ̃.si.tiv/, SAMPA: /sA~.si.tiv/

Adjective

sensitive

  1. The feminine form of sensitif
  2. Sensible (this is a false friend (faux amis))

Italian

Adjective

sensitive f.

  1. Feminine plural form of sensitivo

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