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adjective     /rɪˈspɒn.sɪv/ US  /-ˈspɑːn-/
making a positive and quick reaction to something or someone: a responsive engine a responsive audience She wasn't responsive to questioning. The disease has proved responsive to the new treatment. → Opposite unresponsiveReacting and responding responsively     /-li/ adverb Reacting and responding responsiveness     /-nəs/ noun [U]
(Definition of responsive adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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