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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having an allergy or peculiar or excessive susceptibility (especially to a specific factor).

Usage examples (36)
  • He added judges needed to be "sensitised" to human rights.
  • US embassy cables: Brown promised to be 'sensitised' to US concerns after mistakes over international conference
  • The red cells are then sensitised and ready for use.
  • Her injured hands feel sensitised, peeled like eggs. for more
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