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Significado de “sensitivity” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "sensitivity" - Diccionario Inglés

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sensitivitynoun

uk   /ˌsen.sɪˈtɪv.ə.ti/ us   /ˌsen.səˈtɪv.ə.t̬i/ also sensitiveness,
  • sensitivity noun (REACTING EASILY)

[U or C] having a strong physical reaction to something: One of the side effects of the drug is an increased sensitivity to sunlight.
[U] the ability to record small changes in weight, temperature, etc.: The sensitivity of the machine provides us with extremely accurate data.
(Definition of sensitivity from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "sensitivity" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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sensitivitynoun

us   /ˌsen·səˈtɪv·ɪ·t̬i/
  • sensitivity noun (TENDENCY TO BE UPSET)

[U/C] the tendency to become upset about things: [U] He didn’t want to say anything because of Susan's sensitivity. [C] He tried to avoid offending their sensitivities.
  • sensitivity noun (PHYSICAL REACTION)

[C/U] also sensitiveness, /ˈsen·sət̬·ɪv·nəs/ the quality of being easily influenced, changed, or damaged, esp. by a physical activity or effect: [C] Many people have food sensitivities or allergies.
  • sensitivity noun (CAREFUL TREATMENT)

[U] the quality of needing to be treated with care or secrecy: This issue needs to be approached with special sensitivity.
  • sensitivity noun (UNDERSTANDING)

[U] an awareness and understanding, esp. of other people's feelings and needs: A good teacher has enthusiasm, intelligence, and sensitivity to studentsneeds.
(Definition of sensitivity from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "sensitivity" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

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sensitivitynoun [U]

uk   /ˌsensɪˈtɪvəti/ us  
the quality of being easily influenced or affected by something: The preference may be for stocks with less interest-rate sensitivity.
the fact of a subject, situation, etc. needing to be dealt with carefully or kept secret: He spoke anonymously because of the sensitivity of the issue.
an ability to understand what other people need, and be helpful to them: As a manager, she handles inter-personal issues with great sensitivity.
(Definition of sensitivity from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “sensitivity”
en árabe حَساسِيّة…
en coreano 예민함, 민감함…
en portugués sensibilidade…
en catalán sensibilitat, susceptibilitat…
en japonés 繊細さ, 敏感さ…
en chino (simplificado) 和善, 善解人意的, 体贴的…
en chino (tradicionál) 和善, 善解人意的, 體貼的…
en italiano sensibilità…
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