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Definitions of sensitivity:
- noun: the ability to respond to affective changes in your interpersonal environment
- noun: the ability to respond to physical stimuli or to register small physical amounts or differences
Example: "A galvanometer of extreme sensitivity"
- noun: (physiology) responsiveness to external stimuli
Example: "Sensitivity to pain"
- noun: sensitivity to emotional feelings (of self and others)
- noun: susceptibility to a pathogen
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