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sensitive

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

adj. possessing the ability to respond to a stimulus. The cells of the retina, for example, are sensitive to the stimulus of light and respond by sending nerve impulses to the...

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sensitive

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 50 words.

adj. possessing the ability to respond to a *stimulus. The cells of the retina, for example, are sensitive

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sensitive

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

adj. possessing the ability to respond to a stimulus. The cells of the retina, for example, are sensitive to the stimulus of light and respond by sending nerve impulses to the...

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tetracycline sensitive

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

abbr.: TCs; sensitive to the effects of tetracycline.

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tetracycline sensitive

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 10 words.

abbr.: TCs; sensitive to the effects of tetracycline.

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sensitive periods

David McFarland.

in A Dictionary of Animal Behaviour

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology. 220 words.

Periods of time during which a developing animal is especially sensitive to particular types of experience. For example, in the

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sensitive periods

David McFarland.

in A Dictionary of Animal Behaviour

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology. 221 words.

Periods of time during which a developing animal is especially sensitive to particular types of experience. For example, in the

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sensitive market

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Business and Management

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management. 70 words.

A market in commodities, securities, etc., that is sensitive to outside influences because it is basically unstable. For example, a

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sensitive market

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Business and Management

January 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management. 70 words.

A market in commodities, securities, etc., that is sensitive to outside influences because it is basically unstable. For example, a

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interest-sensitive

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Business and Management

January 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management. 41 words.

Denoting an activity that is sensitive to changes in the general level of interest rates. For example, the demand for

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sensitive market

Edited by Jonathan Law and John Smullen.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 70 words.

A market in commodities, securities, etc., that is sensitive to outside influences because it is basically unstable. For example, a

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interest-sensitive

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking. 41 words.

Denoting an activity that is sensitive to changes in the general level of interest rates. For example, the demand for

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sensitive market

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking. 70 words.

A market in commodities, securities, etc., that is sensitive to outside influences because it is basically unstable. For example, a

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sensitive market

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 70 words.

A market in commodities, securities, etc., that is sensitive to outside influences because it is basically unstable. For example, a

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interest-sensitive

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 41 words.

Denoting an activity that is sensitive to changes in the general level of interest rates. For example, the demand for

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sensitive market

Overview page. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services.

A market in commodities, securities, etc., that is sensitive to outside influences because it is basically unstable. For example, a poor crop in a commodity market may make it sensitive,...

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sensitive <i>adj.</i>

Edited by Elizabeth Martin.

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 52 words.

possessing the ability to respond to a *stimulus. The cells of the retina, for example, are sensitive to the stimulus of light and respond by sending nerve impulses to the brain. Other ...

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sensitive sectors

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

Sectors of an economy which are particularly concerned about loss of markets and jobs through competition from imports. This applies particularly to sectors where less developed countries...

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Sensitive limit

Mechthild Fend.

in Fleshing Out Surfaces

January 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of Art. 14593 words.

This chapter focuses on the significance of skin in neoclassical art and aesthetics. The most distinctive features of neoclassicism - an emphasis on the contour and a preference for more...

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interest sensitive stock

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

A stock which is particularly sensitive to changes in interest rates.

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interest sensitive stock

Peter Moles and Nicholas Terry.

in The Handbook of International Financial Terms

January 1997; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 14 words.

A stock which is particularly sensitive to changes in interest rates.

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