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sensitive

1. having the power of sensation
2. of or relating to the senses or the power of sensation
3. Photog having a high sensitivity
4. connected with matters affecting national security, esp through access to classified information
5. (of a stock market or prices) quickly responsive to external influences and thus fluctuating or tending to fluctuate

sensitive

(1) Responsive to electromagnetic signals. See electromagnetic hypersensitivity.

(2) Requiring controls on disclosure. For example, medical records include sensitive data. In risk analysis, one classifies data by the degree of sensitivity and criticality. See critical and sanitize.
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In fact he was always vigorous and normal, as well as sensitive; he was always devoted to outdoor life; and his very attractive letters, from which his nature can best be judged, are not only overflowing with unpretentious and cordial human feeling but testify that he was not really unaware of specific social and moral issues.
Often the sensitive lad's nerves were strained to the breaking point by the inhuman torture he was constantly forced to inflict upon creatures that had learned to trust him.
"What is a sensitive person?" said the Cracker to the Roman Candle.
[USPRwire, Fri Aug 16 2019] A new Fact.MR research report has slated that the global pressure sensitive adhesives Market to record a steady 4.9% CAGR, in terms of volume, over the forecast period (2017-2026).
[ClickPress, Fri Aug 16 2019] A new Fact.MR research report has slated that the global pressure sensitive adhesives Market to record a steady 4.9% CAGR, in terms of volume, over the forecast period (2017-2026).
North and South Waziristan and Khyber have been termed sensitive districts, According to the plan, 2,000 security personnel, including levies and policemen, are deployed in North Waziristan district.
During the meeting of the SAFTA held on July 30, 2013, officials focused on the reduction of the number of products in the sensitive list.
Ononamadu gave the confirmation of the receipt of the sensitive materials during a Daily Media/Stakeholders Update on, '2019 Gubernatorial/State Assembly Election, Enugu State.'
Kariadi hospital in 2012 from 36 total samples, all the samples were sensitive to fluconazole.13 A research by Dheghan in 2010 also reported high sensitivity rate of fluconazole with 82% from 50 total samples.4 Another study held by Rojas et al.14 in 2016 with 50 total samples of Malassezia, reported that sensitivity rate for fluconazole was 72%.
Pressure sensitive labels play an essential role in the packaging value chain - they enable your brand to stand out among the competition on the shelf and convey vital, sometimes lifesaving information.
Mr Iqbal said 108 female police officers would also be deployed at the women polling stations and nine cops would perform duty at the most sensitive stations and seven on sensitive ones.
Officials sources told reporter on Wednesday that five districts including DI Khan, Kohat, Hangu, Tank and Peshawar have been declared highly sensitive districts and four districts including Mardan, Abbottabad, Haripur and Mansehra sensitive districts.