Sensitive Sentence Examples
I didn't realize you were so sensitive about it.
Well; sometimes girls are more sensitive about things.
I'm sensitive about things like that.
The brightness of every room made his sensitive eyes squint.
If I was a bit more sensitive, I might have stopped her.Advertisement
Actually there was nothing sensitive about Russell Cade.
They burned her sensitive skin.
She couldn't help hurting for him, all too sensitive to the scars left by her own past.
Hence devices for detecting the oscillations in the antenna are merely very sensitive forms of ammeter and voltmeter.
The largest pond is as sensitive to atmospheric changes as the globule of mercury in its tube.Advertisement
The cause of this indisposition was the strong impression made on his sensitive mind by the sight of the killed and wounded.
He took in the gilded sconces and carved statues until his sensitive eyes watered, and he closed his eyes to the torch light.
She was sensitive to any change in his habits.
He discovered a fact subsequently rediscovered by others, that a tube of metallic filings, loosely packed, was sensitive to electric sparks made in its vicinity, its electrical resistance being reduced, and he was able to detect effects on such a tube connected to a battery and telephone at a distance of 500 yds.'
Hughes was a far more sensitive detector.Advertisement
Instead of inserting the sensitive tube between the receiving antenna and the earth, he inserted the primary coil of a peculiar form of oscillation transformer and connected the terminals of the tube to the secondary circuit of the transformer.
The shape of the distribution is clearly sensitive to the shape of the input gluon distribution.
It is true, the more sensitive and imaginative the mind is that receives the thought-pictures and images of literature, the more nicely the finest lines are reproduced.
He has suffered so many disappointments and is so sensitive, said she to the mother.
Now they could discuss things instead of avoiding sensitive subjects - build on their relationship instead of tearing it down with the same demolition ball.Advertisement
Thus a latent image of the " reseau-lines " will be formed on the sensitive plate, and, when the latter has been exposed to the sky in the telescope, we obtain, on development, a negative of the images both of the stars and of the reseau-lines.
A vast improvement in this instrument was made by the invention of the quadrant electrometer by Lord Kelvin, which is the most sensitive form of electrometer yet devised.
Guided by these experiments, Ayrton, Perry and Sumpner constructed an improved unifilar quadrant electrometer which was not only more sensitive than the White pattern, but fulfilled the theoretical law of working.
Thus a sensitive galvanometer will show a weak current if a copper wire connected in circuit with it be warmed at one point.
The deep impression produced upon a sensitive mind by the silent and solemn grandeur of this mountain pass is indescribable.Advertisement
The eyes are especially sensitive to microwaves, whose energy is readily absorbed by the internal fluid, the aqueous humor.
Platinum doesn't tarnish, and for those with sensitive skin, it is also hypoallergenic, making it comfortable to wear.
Its body is not imbued with sensitive reactive presence.
To study repair, we have developed a sensitive immunoassay which uses antibodies to measure UV damage.
Greig, who was sensitive to anything he considered too indelicate for publication, put a red pencil through some of the cruder ditties.
The comparatively low currents also make the inverter less sensitive to layout and stray inductance.
A flexible and sensitive approach will be taken to how and when the RT will obtain informed consent.
We have also used the sensitive potato invertase mini-exon system to systematically mutate the sequence surrounding the branchpoint and the polypyrimidine tract.
These long and arduous journeys across Europe can last many days, causing terrible suffering to these sensitive and intelligent animals.
This in turn leads to inflammatory substances being released into the blood, which supplies the sensitive laminae of the cow's feet.
The pain is caused by pinching and inflammation of the sensitive hoof laminae at the edge of the crack.
Rather like the ozone octane in this respect, it needs to be " under-steered " and demands a sensitive pilot.
A more sensitive approach to riverbank management needs to be encouraged to protect water voles.
Your baby has sensitive skin all over her body.
Similarly, sensitive skin or an allergy to fabrics, sometimes known as contact dermatitis, may also cause a rash.
Side effects are rare but they can happen in some sensitive individual.
If you knew Mr. Cade nearly as well as you think you do, you would know that he is actually very sensitive.
It was found impossible to make the Morse ink writer so sensitive that it could record signals sent over land lines of several hundred miles in length, if the speed of transmission was very much faster than that which could be effected by hand, and this led to the adoption of automatic methods of transmission.
Lodge arranged a mechanical tapper for the purpose which continually administered the small blow to the tube sufficient to keep the filings in a sensitive condition.
In later improvements the secondary circuit of this jigger was interrupted by a small condenser, and the terminals of the relay and local cell were connected to the plates of this condenser, whilst the sensitive tube was attached to the outer ends of the secondary circuit.
Fleming 5 invented special forms of the metallic contact or metallic filings sensitive tube.
The touch sensitive screen makes it extremely easy to get started and navigate through the databases and it is also able to recognize handwriting.
Some cats are more sensitive than others to changes.
We told them, do not to let him out and please do not feed him anything at all, as he has a very sensitive stomach and he cannot tolerate human food.
Some jewels are sensitive to light and heat or being bumped into other objects.
When used as a receiver for wireless telegraphy Marconi inserted the oscillation coil of this detector in between the earth and a receiving antenna, and this produced one of the most sensitive receivers yet made for wireless telegraphy.
The secondary circuit of this transformer is cut in the middle and has a condenser inserted in it, and its ends are connected to the sensitive metallic filings tube or coherer as shown in fig.
The introduction of inductance coils into such circuits renders them more susceptible to trouble from atmospheric electricity and more sensitive to leakage variations.
Setting aside other susceptibilities, we have evidence that most plants are sensitive to all these.
When a sensitive tendril comes into contact with a foreign body, its growth becomes so modified that it twines round it.
When the pinnate leaf of a Mimosa pudica, the so-called sensitive plant, is pinched or struck, the leaf droops rapidly and the leaflets become approximated together, so that their upper surfaces are in contact.
Six sensitive hairs spring from the upper surface of the lobes, three from each; when one of these is touched the two lobes rapidly close, bringing their upper surfaces into contact and imprisoning anything which for the moment is between them.
Francis Darwin later demonstrated that the tips of the plumules of grasses were sensitive parts.
There is consequently a transmission of the stimulus from the sensitive organ to a kind of motor mechanism situated some little way off.
The root is continually growing and so the sensitive part is continually changing its composition, cells being formed, growing and becoming permanent tissue.
The cells of the tip at any given moment may be sensitive, but in a few days the power of receiving the stimulus has passed to other and younger cells which then constitute the tip. The power of appreciating the environment is therefore to be associated with the protoplasm only at a particular stage of its development and is transitory in its character.
The protoplasm is sensitive to particular influences, perhaps of vibraticn, or of contact or of chemical action.
The sensitive cells must clearly be influenced in some way by weightnot the weight of external organs but of some weight within them.
Such small granules have been observed in the sensitive cells, and there is an evident correlation between these and the power of receiving the geotropic stimulus.
Chloroplasts are very sensitive to light and are capable in.
Organs which respond to the mechanical stimulus of contact are found to possess special contrivances in certain of their cells(I) sensitive spots, consisting of places here and there on the epidermal cells where the wall is thin and in close contact with protoplasmic projections.
These occur on the tips of tendrils and on the tentacles of Drosera; (2) sensitive papillae found on the irritable filaments of certain stamens; and (3) sensitive hairs or bristles on the leaves of Dionaea muscipula and Mimosa pudicaall of which are so constructed that any pressure exerted on them at once reacts on the protoplasm.
The task of constructing a system of government from the bottom, of reconciling the conflicting and often jealously sensitive elements, called for tact, firmness, industry and deep insight into human nature, all of which Governor Taft displayed in a marked degree.
The insects are guided by light, being very sensitive to ultra-violet rays, and also by scent and hearing.
Sometimes the lip is mobile and even sensitive to impressions, as are also certain processes of the column.
The rough experience of this voyage did more than endow him with renewed health; it changed him from a dreamy, sensitive boy, hereditarily disinclined to any sort of active career, into a selfreliant, energetic man, with broad interests and keen sympathies.
Among the plants which are being tried for this purpose are various species of Crotolaria, passion-flower, and the well-known sensitive plant of the East.
They are not specially sensitive under ordinary conditions, and may be touched or even pinched without causing any discomfort to the scorpion.
Aquinas regards the souls of men, like the angels, as immaterial forms; and he includes in the soul-unit, so to speak, not merely the anima rationalis of Aristotle, but also the vegetative, sensitive, appetitive and motive functions.
In the opening lines of the second and third books we can mark the recoil of a humane and sensitive spirit from the horrors of the reign of terror which he witnessed in his youth, and from the anarchy and confusion which prevailed at Rome during his later years.
It is, in fact, admitted that some of the glasses, most useful optically, the dense barium crown glasses, which are so widely used in modern photographic lenses, cannot be produced entirely free either from noticeable colour or from numerous small bubbles, while the chemical nature of these glasses is so sensitive that considerable care is required to protect the surfaces of lenses made from them if serious tarnishing is to be avoided.
The sense-organs are highly developed; the wing-membranes are exceedingly sensitive; the nose-leaf is also an organ of perception, and the external ear is specially modified to receive soundwaves.
A highly sensitive and imaginative child, she very early began to practise asceticism and see visions, and at the age of seven solemnly dedicated her virginity to Christ.
At Darmstadt he made the acquaintance of Caroline Flachsland, to whom he soon became betrothed, and who for the rest of his life supplied him with that abundance of consolatory sympathy which his sensitive and rather querulous nature appeared to require.
His subsequent defence of the proposed grant, on the ground that it would be improper and unjust to exclude the Roman Catholic Church in Ireland from a " more indiscriminating support " which the state might give to various religious beliefs, was regarded by men of less sensitive conscience as only proving that there had been no adequate cause for his resignation.
But the boy proving too sensitive for the life of a public day school, was sent to Bristol to the private academy of Dr Lant Carpenter, under whom he studied for two years.
Roberts-Austen pointed out that surfusion might be easily measured in metals and in alloys by the sensitive method of recording pyrometry perfected by him.
The severity of his father's manner was ill-calculated to encourage the first efforts of one so sensitive; but fortunately, at the age of eleven, he became the pupil of his brother Nicolas.
But this policy was, in any case, bound to make England peculiarly sensitive to provocation by Germany, - a point which was ignored by the champions of a great German navy.
Or it may be revealed by placing a sensitive flame of the kind described below with its nozzle at the focus.
The sensitive point is at the orifice.
Another form of sensitive jet is very easily made by putting a piece of fine wire gauze 2 or 3 in.
The flame of an incandescent gas mantle if turned low is frequently sensitive to a certain range of notes.
Then it is excessively irksome to a sensitive man to be attended by women for various necessary offices.
Froude's temperament was sensitive, and he suffered from these attacks, which were often unjust and always too savage in tone.
Poynting may also be mentioned, in which the tangential component of the thrust of obliquely incident radiation is separately put in evidence, by the torsion produced in an arrangement which is not sensitive to the normal component or to the radiometer-pressure of the residual gas.
It was answered that sin had not totally destroyed man's ethical nature, and that grace changed what was morally insensitive into what was morally sensitive, so that there could be a cooperation between God's grace and man's will.
Two-thirds of the grandduchy consisted of old Russian lands inhabited by men who spoke the Ruthenian language and professed the Orthodox Greek religion, while in the north were the Lithuanians proper, semisavage and semi-catholic, justly proud of their heroic forefathers of the house of Gedymin, and very sensitive of the pretensions of Poland to the provinces of Volhynia and Podolia, the fruits of Lithuanian valour.
To one end of this fine wire is attached one terminal of a sensitive galvanometer.
Jeremiah's was a sensitive, tender nature; and he laments, with great pathos and emotion, his people's sins, the ruin to which he saw his country hastening, and the trials and persecutions which his predictions of disaster frequently brought upon him.
The miserable condition of his country, and his own very precarious situation, weighed heavily upon his sensitive soul, and he suffered severely both in mind and body.
The most obvious distinctions between Totaninae and Tringinae may be said to lie in the acute or blunt form of the tip of the bill (with which is associated a less or greater development of the sensitive nerves running almost if not quite to its extremity, and therefore greatly influencing the mode of feeding) and in the style of plumage - the Tringinae, with blunt and flexible bills, mostly assuming a summer-dress in which some tint of chestnut or reddish-brown 1 These are Phalaropus fulicarius and P. (or Lobipes) hyperboreus, and were thought by some of the older writers to be allied to the Coots (q.v.).
In an ascending scale, a plant is an organism with a nutritive soul; an animal is a higher organism with a nutritive, sensitive, orectic and locomotive soul; a man is the highest organism with a nutritive, sensitive, orectic, locomotive and rational soul.
Rossi 4 could show that they were also sensitive to pressure.
Aristotle had imputed to all living beings a soul, though to plants only in the sense of a vegetative, not a sensitive, activity, and in Moleschott's time many scientific men still accepted some sort of vital principle, not exactly soul, yet over and above bodily forces in organisms. Moleschott, like Lotze, not only resisted the whole hypothesis of a vital principle, but also, on the basis of Lavoisier's discovery that respiration is combustion, argued that the heat so produced is the only force developed in the organism, and that matter therefore rules man.
The needle is peculiarly poised, with its point of suspension a little below its centre of gravity, and is exceedingly sensitive; it is seldom more than an inch in length, and is less than a line in thickness.
Though so little sensitive to drought and extremes of temperature lichens appear to be very easily affected by the presence in the air of noxious substances such as are found in large cities or manufacturing towns.
Tellheim, the hero of the comedy, is an admirable study of a manly and sensitive soldier, with somewhat exaggerated ideas of conventional honour; and Minna, the heroine, is one of the brightest and most attractive figures in German comedy.
Pelton wheels are very sensitive to variation of load, and considerable trouble was experienced at first in securing adequate A s has now become one of 5.
On his recovery he returned to his charge at Kidderminster, where he also became a prominent political leader, his sensitive conscience leading him into conflict with almost every one of the contending parties in state and church.
Some petioles are long, slender and sensitive to contact, and function as tendrils by means of which the plant climbs; as in the l,' nasturtiums (Tropaeolum), clematis and c in others; and in compound leaves the midrib and some of the leaflets may similarly be transformed into tendrils, as in the pea and vetch.
The introduction of Slavonic into the middle and higher schools has affected the Germans in their most sensitive point.
In its most sensitive form r is a steel wire, the upper end of which passes freely through a small hole in a metal plate.
Carlyle's constitutional irritability made him intensely sensitive to petty annoyances.
From the first, however, it was clear that Friederike Brion could never become the wife of the Frankfort patrician's son; an unhappy ending to the romance was unavoidable, and, as is to be seen in passionate outpourings like the Wanderers Sturmlied, and in the bitter self-accusations of Clavigo, it left deep wounds on the poet's sensitive soul.
Wolfgang or, as he was familiarly called, Wolf von Goethe, was by far the more gifted of the two brothers, and his gloomy destiny by so much the more tragic. A sensitive and highly imaginative boy, he was the favourite of his grandfather, who made him his constant companion.
In the low brushwood scattered over portions of the dreary plains of the Kandahar table-lands, we find leguminous thorny plants of the papilionaceous sub-order, such as camel-thorn (Hedysarum Alhagi), Astragalus in several varieties, spiny rest-harrow (Ononis spinosa), the fibrous roots of which often serve as a tooth-brush; plants of the sub-order Mimosae, as the sensitive mimosa; a plant of the rue family, called by the natives lipdtd; the common wormwood; also certain orchids, and several species of Salsola.
The chromatic aberration of the object-glass of one of these telescopes is corrected for photographic rays, and the image formed by it is received on a highly sensitive photographic plate.
There are farther inconveniences in the use of such a telescope, viz., that the image undergoes a diurnal rotation about the axis of the horizontal telescope, so that, unless the sensitive plate is also rotated by clockwork, it is impossible to obtain sharp photographs with any but instantaneous exposures.
This frame carries two very sensitive levels, k and 1, and the whole frame can be clamped to the circle g by means of the clamping screw m.
The ears of the Romans were incredibly sensitive to such points.
It climbs by means of the long stalk of the peltate leaf which is sensitive to contact like a tendril.
The chief difficulty with this form of instrument is that it is very sensitive to changes of temperature, for such changes not only alter M but also in general cause the centre of gravity of the system to be displaced with reference to the knife-edge.
Yet the sejm, so sensitive to its own privileges, allowed the insult to the king and the injury to the state to pass unnoticed, conniving at the destruction of the national navy and the depletion of the treasury, "lest warships should make the crown too powerful."
When man has advanced so far as to be sensitive to the opinions of his fellow-men, their approbation and disapprobation reinforce the influence of natural selection.
Animals, expecially the higher forms, are much less sensitive to change of temperature, as shown by the extensive range from north to south of many species.
If she thus bring a good dowry to her husband, he does not care to inquire, or is not sensitive, about the mode in which it was acquired.
The keynote of this tendency had been struck by Hobbes, in whose philosophy man was regarded as a mere selfish sensitive machine, moved solely by pleasures and pains.
A thawing night is said to promote the flow, and it ceases during a south-west wind and at the approach of a storm; and so sensitive are the trees to aspect and climatic variations that the flow of sap on the south and east side has been noticed to be earlier than on the north and west side of the same tree.
Considerations on the Philosophy of Portuguese Literary History, has that peculiar refinement, clearness and conciseness which stamped the later work of this sensitive thinker.
The Langobards, German in their faults and in their strength, but coarser, at least at first, than the Germans whom the Italians had known, the Goths of Theodoric and Totila, found themselves continually in the presence of a subject population very different from anything which the other Teutonic conquerors met with among the provincials - like them, exhausted, dispirited, unwarlike, but with the remains and memory of a great civilization round them, intelligent, subtle, sensitive, feeling themselves infinitely superior in experience and knowledge to the rough barbarians whom they could not fight, and capable of hatred such as only cultivated races can nourish.
In this address Emerson laid his hand on the sensitive point of Unitarianism, which rejected the divinity of Jesus, but held fast to his supreme authority.
All this time the growing antler is invested with a skin clothed with exceedingly fine short hairs, and is most liberally supplied with blood-vessels; this sensitive skin being called the velvet.
His sensitive nature was subjected to extreme suffering, arising mainly from the opposition aroused by his sympathy with the revolutionary ideas of the 1848 epoch.
McClellan was a clear and able writer and effective speaker, and his Own Story, edited by a friend and published soon after his death, discloses an honourable character, sensitive to reproach, and conscientious, even morbidly so, in his patriotism.
In her childhood she was noted for her abounding physical energy; but her vivacity, so far from being tainted by any coarse or unfeminine trait, was the direct outcome of an abnormally sensitive nervous temperament.
P. Langley in 18 93 at Mount Whitney in California (14,000 ft.), with the bolometer, an exceedingly sensitive instrument which he invented, and which enabled him to feel his way thermally over the whole spectrum, noting all the Constant.
Therefore with equal weights a balance vibrates more slowly the more sensitive it is, and therefore weighing by a sensitive balance is a slower process than with a less sensitive one.
This is not an infrequent occurrence, and arises from the tendency on the part of manufacturers to make balances so extremely sensitive that they are on the verge of in - stability.
The torsion balance made by the United States Torsion Balance and Scale Company of New York is a counter machine made with - out knife-edges, and is very sensitive.
The study of such objects is now carried on mainly through the agency of the sensitive plate.
Hale devised on the same principle the " spectroheliograph," an instrument by which the sun's disk can be photographed in calcium-light by imparting a rapid movement to its image relatively to the sensitive plate; and the method has proved in many ways fruitful.
The materials for it were rapidly accumulated by the use of an objective prism, that is, of a prism placed in front of, instead of behind the object-lens, by which means the spectra of all the stars in the field, to the number often of many score, imprinted themselves simultaneously on the sensitive plate.
Draper of New York in 1840; but it was not possible to do much in this direction until the more sensitive process of photographing on glass was introduced instead of the daguerreotype.
They are a sensitive, proud, if vindictive, and boastful people, with good conversational and reasoning powers, much sense of humour, tact and perception of character.
Many of its members were sons of the bourgeoisie, men who having been educated at college, thanks to some charitablt, agency, in the pride of learning, and raised above their original station, were ready for anything but had achieved nothing They bad plenty of talent at c0mmand, were full of classical tirades against tyranny, and, though sensitive enough in their private life, were bloodthirsty butchers in their public relations.
When the retardation of phase for light of mean period is it or a small multiple of it a crystalline plate placed between a crossed polarizer and analyser exhibits in white light a distinctive greyish violet colour, known as a sensitive tint from the fact that it changes rapidly to blue or red, when the retardation is very slightly increased or diminished.
These instruments are very sensitive, but care must be taken to avoid errors caused by changes in the relative intensities of parts of the source of light - a precaution that is sometimes overlooked in furnishing polarimeters with these analysers.
If then a stream of polarized white light traverse the biquartz, it is possible by an analyser to cut off the mean yellow light from each half of the field, and the whole will then have the sensitive tint; but a small change in the plane of analysation will give the one half a red and the other half a blue tone.
At one end of the instrument is placed a polarizer and the biquartz, and at the other a Galilean telescope, that must be focused on the edge of biquartz, having in front of its object-glass the compensator and an analyser that is regulated for producing the sensitive tint, when the plates of the compensator have the same thickness.
The sensitiveness of the instrument depends upon the exactness of the sensitive tint, when the colour of the two halves of the field are the same, and this is liable to be upset by absorption in the substance under investigation.
In order to correct this, the light after analysation is passed through another plate of quartz and then the sensitive tint may be more or less restored by cutting off some colour, the same for the whole field, by a Nicol's prism placed in the eyepiece of the telescope.
Owing to the small size of the experimental wire, the method is very quick and sensitive, and the apparatus can be set up in a few minutes when once the experimental quadrilaterals have been made.
In this case the eye is always directed so that the part of the image which is wished to be viewed exactly falls upon the most sensitive portion of the retina, viz.
These external and less sensitive parts of the retina, therefore, merely give information as to the general arrangement of the objects and to a certain extent act as guide-post in order to show quickly and conveniently, although not distinctly, the places in the image which should claim special attention.
Some stigmas, as those of Mimulus, present sensitive flattened laminae, which close when touched.
When we come to consider more in detail the results of these actions we find that the various secretions of the body, such as the sweat, gastric juice, bile, milk, urine, &c., may be increased or diminished; that the heart may have its muscular or nervous apparatus stimulated or depressed; that the nerve-centres in the brain, medulla and spinal cord may be rendered more sensitive or the reverse; and that the general metabolism of the body may be altered in various ways.
They do not as a rule harm healthy men even in large quantities, but when repeated they often cause serious symptoms due to the body becoming more sensitive to the action of the horseserum in which they are contained.
All that was absent was Quinn; obdurate Quinn, first to argue, first to grumble and sole engineer of his sensitive equipment.
Gabriel trailed kisses down her jaw line and to the sensitive skin of her neck.
Surrounded by keypads controlling the critical infrastructure nodes for the East Coast, the sensitive keys she needed to inventory were held within a small vault.
It slid open, and she gazed at the keys that controlled sensitive military systems.
There was a deep sensitive side to Alex that he was always trying to hide.
The survey shows that the industry is introducing enhanced due diligence for sensitive transactions.
The situation was exploitedby attackers to access sensitive information and to run arbitrary code on an affected machine.
The system was exploitedby attackers to access sensitive information or run arbitrary code on an affected machine.
The process that was implemented is sensitive to children, confidential, accessible and easy for children to use.
He was not only a superb pianist, but also a sensitive accompanist and a gifted teacher.
The New Labor government is uniquely sensitive to lobbying by consumer advocacy groups.
It was urged that studies should focus on the fine and ultrafine fractions of the ambient aerosol and on effects on sensitive individuals.
They used two sensitive receivers, a Hallicrafters " Super Skyrider " and a Hallicrafters " Skyrider 23 ", to scan the airwaves.
Jasminum Absolute produced positive patch test reactions in some patients who were contact sensitive to cinnamic aldehyde.
I found that using amyl acetate made me sensitive to it, so that I always have a coughing fit when eating pear drops.
A more intensive array of 12 sensitive cup anemometers and two, three-dimensional ultrasonic anemometers are now being used in the field.
Using highly sensitive digital hot-wire anemometers and digital data-logging barometers this was also ruled out for many of the anomalous door events.
Roughly 10 per cent of adult asthmatics, and more women than men, are found to be aspirin sensitive.
The ingredients act on bacteria and fungi, is kind to sensitive skin and mildly astringent.
In the most extreme circumstances, he suggests, autism may arise because a child receives almost nothing by way of sensitive care.
The polar regions are sensitive barometers of climate change, and we value their biodiversity.
Sensitive patients challenged with an extract of poison ivy orally developed degranulation of circulating basophils within an hour (Shelley & Resnik 1965 ).
The bacterial biosensors were most sensitive to Zn and showed a clear relationship with the amount of metal found in solution after 1 month.
With such short fins, and with them being so densely spaced, it is particularly sensitive to dust buildup.
Eight had progressive disease as the best response on their last platinum-based chemotherapy, and three had potentially sensitive tumors.
In later pregnancy ultrasound assessment of the fetal abdominal circumference is the most sensitive predictor of fetal weight.
A gentle touch on the sensitive touch-screen selection panel is all it takes for the sensors to translate your desires into perfectly brewed coffee.
Sensitive new testing kits can detect tiny amounts of potentially harmful toxic contaminants in foods.
The current experiment confirms that left frontal convexity is sensitive to manipulations of the direction of visuospatial attention.
For sensitive bite indication I opted to use a sliding float, only to find that this was irresistible to these pea-brained crocodilians.
Linux is the most sensitive One of first culture shocks for people moving from Windows to Linux is the case sensitivity of file names.
Some personal data is defined as " sensitive personal data " and is subject to special rules.
Capabilities extend to all modes of CE and to sensitive UV, MS or fluorescence detection.
The final paper will give concrete hints for gender sensitive media didactics.
This is achieved by dint of a small light sensitive unit at the side of the print-head.
The newer video endoscopes have a tiny, optically sensitive computer chip at the end.
You should not use erythromycin if you have ever had an allergic reaction to it or are sensitive to it.
But the deployment of Kurdish fighters in Kirkuk would be sensitive.
Data bases which contain sensitive personal data shall be protected by fire walls and access passwords.
Poodles are unusually sensitive to vocal intonation, probably one of the reasons they are so easy to train.
Barley is an economically important crop and does not normally secrete malate in the presence of aluminum and is therefore very sensitive to aluminum.
However, the government is now considering building sea walls and planting mangroves in sensitive areas.
However if you have specific needs, such as amended memorandum or you wish to use a sensitive word it can take slightly longer.
Image taken using polarized light microscopy with a sensitive tint plate.
He is a modern minstrel with gentle wit, sensitive vocals, and wicked guitar skills.
How can one today not be sensitive to her terrible misfortune?
The sensor seems to be excessively sensitive to the red or yellow tints and the background is often mottled with yellow.
In contrast to adult dogs, juvenile dogs appeared to be more sensitive to peripheral nerve lesions as compared to skeletal myopathy.
This emphasizes sensitive nature of T'ai Chi push hands.
Maximum length sequence brainstem evoked response - a potentially sensitive means to detect neural dysfunction of the brain in high risk neonates.
A nociceptor is a receptor which is preferentially sensitive to noxious stimulus or a noxious stimulus that would become noxious if prolonged.
Even when I practiced obstetrics, it was never something I would think to ask about or be sensitive to.
Blood cultures are highly specific but not sensitive as they may isolate the responsive organism in about 50% of acute osteomyelitis 6.
An overlay keyboard is a flat surface containing a matrix of touch sensitive cells or switches onto which a paper overlay keyboard is a flat surface containing a matrix of touch sensitive cells or switches onto which a paper overlay can be placed.
Indeed a " sensitive " tuner might be suffer overload from the strong signal produced by a large dish.
Analyzing these components demands patience and highly sensitive equipment, as they are often present in small amounts.
It appears that for officials the national identity of Ukrainian peasants was an unusually sensitive matter.
Some teachers are insufficiently sensitive and can underestimate a childÃ¢s intellectual abilities or wrongly perceive a child as lazy.
The breakdown products of aspartame include phenylalanine which some people are sensitive to.
Eyes can occasionally be sensitive to light, a condition called photophobia, but eyesight is generally not affected.
Tiny light sensitive patches called photoreceptors cover the back of the eye.
We now know that this synchronization is largely dependent upon these blue light sensitive melanopsin photoreceptors, " he added.
Our perception of color arises from the presence of three types of retinal photoreceptors (cones) sensitive to different wavelengths of light.
His interests include motorcycling, walking, physical geography and recreation management in sensitive areas.
He hoped our sensitive immune system would react by creating antibodies to these viral corpses that would also protect us against living wild poliovirus.
In 1943 agents kept tabs on him after he married a prostitute who leaked " sensitive " information to her mother in Ireland.
The survey using this fast, highly sensitive, system at Parkes is detecting one new pulsar for each hour of observation.
We will not use your Sensitive Personal Data for marketing purposes.
A short wavelength filter radiometer is more sensitive to small temperature changes than a longer wavelength filter radiometer.
However, he should avoid unrefined rapeseed or vegetable oils, because these may still contain the proteins that sensitive people can react to.
The pigs sensitive snouts, designed for rooting, are rendered redundant.
Neonates and infants are more sensitive than adults to non-depolarising muscle relaxants.
These data also suggest that highly unstable expanded simple sequence repeats may act as sensitive reporters of genotoxic assault in the soma.
These results showed that the vortex breakdown is a very sensitive technique to study polymer rheology.
Bright red starfish, giant predatory worms, huge sea spiders and many other bizarre creatures are extremely sensitive to global change.
Furthermore, the conductivity was found to be sensitive to small changes in the composition, a property characteristic of doped semiconductors.
The project took place at an environmentally sensitive location, with all run-off water quickly entering local rivers.
Its aims are to foster a more culturally sensitive care approach.
They recognized that some aspects of their discussions might cover commercially sensitive issues.
Touching upon car ownership and use is politically sensitive the issue has been toned down.
These fragile ecosystems are highly sensitive to changes in temperature.
Within or near to particularly sensitive areas waste disposal site may not be justifiable.
But the road layout has remained sensitive to its integrity, and it is still a church to walk to rather than drive.
After September 11th 2001 Clear Channel issued a list of 150 songs to its member stations that it deemed too sensitive to play.
The body's immune system becomes sensitive to the allergen.
Data are often collected through questioning as national census information is often not available because it is considered too sensitive.
A woman who has just come back from pregnancy leave may feel sensitive that she is asking for part-time.
But only do this if your unit is extra sensitive or has the ability to adjust the sensitivity to high.
To avoid shaving rash use a shaving rash use a shaving product for sensitive skin that has extra lubrication.
Silver clay can therefore be worn by people normally sensitive to sterling silver clay can therefore be worn by people normally sensitive to sterling silver!
This produced light sensitive silver chloride in the paper.
Upper respiratory tract infections caused by organisms sensitive to cefpodoxime, including sinusitis.
Tiny flakes can stick to fingers so avoid rubbing the eyes or exposing sensitive skin when handling the material and wash hands thoroughly afterward.
These cells are sensitive to slight changes in humidity, causing a twisting action that aids in dispersing the spores.
Strong acting, sensitive direction and inventive staging make this a deeply moving human tragedy.
This week's writer, Robin Mukherjee, draws his main plot from the sensitive issue of child labor in an Asian sweatshop.
It is important that we understand and are sensitive to individuals ' differences so we can provide an appropriately tailored policing service.
These include tartar control for people who are prone to tartar control for people who are prone to tartar build-up, and ones for people with sensitive teeth.
He concluded that if mice and rats prove sensitive to a chemical, it does not have to undergo further tests on dogs.
A sensitive and specific screening test must be available.
Also working on an ma thesis on the impact of off-road vehicles on sensitive areas within the National Park.
Also included in campaign packs are postcards printed with heat sensitive ink showing the torso of a man or woman.
If your company has sensitive trade secrets, consider who has access to this information.
Secondly an increased gut transit time means that toxins normally confined to the small bowel can irritate and inflame the more sensitive colonic mucosa.
In sensitive individuals, this dye can produce allergic reactions, including urticaria, severe abdominal cramps and pain.
All of these methods are sensitive to the outermost atom layers at the surface and operate in ultrahigh vacuum.
The mouse vas deferens turned out to be an extremely sensitive quantitative assay for CB1 agonists.
We found that the dyslexics were indeed significantly less sensitive at hearing the warbles.
They also have extremely sensitive, bristly whiskers for sensing the movements of their prey underwater.
It may help if you can combine these with rain sensitive wipers and light sensitive lights.
Kind to you - great for sensitive skin PitRok does not contain aluminum chlorohydrate or aluminum zirconium that many people find irritating.
The cutter employed to rule these lines removes the silver in fine lines from the surface of the glass, Thus, if a photographic plate, before it is exposed in the telescope, is placed with its sensitive surface nearly in contact with the silvered surface of this reseau, and if parallel light, normal to the surface of the plate, is allowed to fall on the silvered film through the glass on which the film has been deposited, that light will pass through the fine lines in the silver film where the silver has been removed by the cutter, but will otherwise be intercepted by the silver film.
An originally unanticipated difficulty has arisen from the fact that the reseau-lines have not been ruled on plates of optical glass with optical surfaces, and that, in consequence of irregular refraction in the glass plate, the rays do not always pass through the silver film-lines in a direction strictly normal to the silvered surface; therefore, if the sensitive surface of the photographic plate is not in contact with the silver film of the reseau, the undeveloped photographic copy of the reseau may in such a case not be an exact reproduction of the silvered reseau.
Hitherto, by his own showing, the private life of the young tsar had been unspeakably abominable, but his sensitive conscience (he was naturally religious) induced him, in 1550, to summon a Zemsky Sobor or national assembly, the first of its kind, to which he made a curious public confession of the sins of his youth, and at the same time promised that the realm of Russia (for whose dilapidation he blamed the boyar regents) should henceforth be governed justly and mercifully.
These attributes jarred on the sensitive Ritson, who racked his brains for contumelious epithets such as "stupid and disgusting," "cart-loads of rubbish," &c.; and during the greater part of the 18th and 19th centuries Lydgate's reputation was at its lowest ebb.
As the earth is used for completing the electric circuit, the signals received on such sensitive instruments as these are liable to be disturbed by the return currents of other systems in their immediate neighbourhood, which also use the earth as return, when such are of the magnitude generated by the working of electric tramways FIG.
At the receiving station he connected, as stated, one end of the sensitive tube to earth and the other to the antenna, and improved and applied a device of Popoff for automatically tapping the tube after each electric impact had rendered it conductive.
This allusion annoyed Jerome, who was exceedingly sensitive as to his reputation for orthodoxy, and the consequence was a bitter pamphlet war, very wonderful to the modern onlooker, who finds it difficult to see anything discreditable in the accusation against a biblical scholar that he had once thought well of Origen, or in the countercharge against a translator that he had avowedly exercised editorial functions as well.
They are great talkers, keenly sensitive to ridicule, and quick-tempered.
He was of a tranquil temperament, sensitive to music and poetry, and debarred by weak health from joining in the more active pleasures of his fellow-students.
Although the tree is sensitive to such conditions, it appears to possess a certain capacity of adaptation which should be borne in mind.
If dry and warm it is much more sensitive to percussion or friction, and also becomes electrified by friction under those conditions.
Both are sensitive to percussion, but a little less so than nitroglycerin.
But he was, in fact, of a great simplicity in temperament, affectionate, shy, still exquisitely sensitive in extreme old age to the influences of beauty, melancholy and sweetness.
But his course was always singularly independent, and, though one of the most affectionate and most sensitive of men, yet it was his fortune to be so fastidious in thought and so conscientious in judgment as often to give offence or create alarm in those he deeply respected or tenderly loved.
This enabled the observer to make exposures of any desired length, and, through the cumulative action of light on extremely sensitive surfaces, to obtain permanent accurate pictures of celestial objects so faint as to be completely invisible to the eye, even when aided by the most powerful telescopes.
Modern Congregationalism, as highly sensitive to the Zeitgeist and its solvent influence on dogma, shared for a time the critical and negative attitude produced by the first impact of a culture determined by the conception of development as applying to the whole realm of experience.
The sensitive vane or strip may then be placed behind the slit; its width will not affect the resolving power though there may be a diminution of sensitiveness.
Johnson saw with more envy than became so great a man the villa, the plate, the china, the Brussels carpet, which the little mimic had got by repeating, with grimaces and gesticulations, what wiser men had written; and the exquisitely sensitive vanity of Garrick was galled by the thought that, while all the rest of the world was applauding him, he could obtain from one morose cynic, whose opinion it was impossible to despise, scarcely any compliment not acidulated with scorn.
By directing the telescope to a distant object, or to the intersection of the webs of a fixed collimating telescope (see Transit Circle), it is easy to measure the effect of a small change of zenith distance of the axis of the telescope in terms both of the level and of the micrometer screw, and thus, if the levels are perfectly sensitive and uniform in curvature and graduation, to determine the value of one division of each level in terms of the micrometer screw.
Amici was likewise the first to produce practical and good immersion-systems. The slight difference of the refractive indexes of the glass cover and the immersion-liquid involves a diminution of the aberrations, by which the objective will become less sensitive to the differences in thickness of the glass covers and admits of a more perfect adjustment.
He was too sensitive and self-conscious to be altogether successful as a leader of men, and too impetuous to take part in public affairs; but he had many of the gifts that go to make a first-rate journalist, for, "with all his love for and his profound study of antiquity, there was something about him that was conspicuously modern."
Though the youth at last grows indifferent, the laws of the universe are not indifferent, but are forever on the side of the most sensitive.
Who would have suspected so large and cold and thick-skinned a thing to be so sensitive?
If he were now to leave Moscow like everyone else, his flight from home, the peasant coat, the pistol, and his announcement to the Rostovs that he would remain in Moscow would all become not merely meaningless but contemptible and ridiculous, and to this Pierre was very sensitive.
Rugged thermopile sensors for high power lasers and sensitive pyroelectric sensors for individual pulse energy measurements at KHz rates.
Mention must be made of the neighbors happily quacking ducks for those with sensitive ears !
The most common cause of sensitive teeth in adults is exposed tooth roots due to receding gums.
Brenda was very sensitive and caring as many of you know she rescued an retired racing Greyhound called Sunny.
The more sensitive the eye is to a color, the lower resistor connected to it.
The Highland Council has a duty to ensure that the deceased are buried or cremated in an efficient, sensitive and reverent manner.
I am also sensitive, gentle and romantic at the same time.
His sensitive harmony singing managed to soothe the savage beast for the next turn.
Bone scintigraphy is the most sensitive imaging modality for the recognition of bone disease.
There is an area of bare pink skin on the snout that is very sensitive to touch.
They should be of sufficient quality, culturally appropriate and sensitive to gender, life-cycle and privacy requirements.
Just 5 minutes in strong sunlight can burn people with sensitive skins.
Permission to work with sensitive data must be sought.
Due to is possibly sensitive nature the field has to be securely encrypted to ensure patient confidentiality.
He organizes his work effectively and directs others in a sensitive manner.
Dubai has even, it seems, turned Jim into a sensitive soul, not something he 's renowned for back in Britain.
All would undergo specialized training, including the development of skills in the sensitive handling of the bereaved.
The body 's immune system becomes sensitive to the allergen.
The last charge is particularly sensitive at a time when anti-U.S. sentiment is high in the region amid bloody Israeli-Palestinian clashes.
To avoid shaving rash use a shaving product for sensitive skin that has extra lubrication.
Silver clay can therefore be worn by people normally sensitive to sterling silver !
The most important conclusion to be drawn from Figure 2 is that the speedup ratio is a sensitive function of the hit ratio.
Flower medium sized to large with funnel shaped receptacle, petals yellow; stamens in two groups, sensitive; Plants self sterile.
Many lupus patients are highly sensitive to sulfa drugs.
This week 's writer, Robin Mukherjee, draws his main plot from the sensitive issue of child labor in an Asian sweatshop.
Running up the spiral is row of exquisitely sensitive ' hair cells ' which synapse with the neurones of the cochlear nerve.
The Government is also very sensitive to the need to identify locations where transmigration settlements must be forbidden.
The guitar also has a very sensitive tremolo arm, the use of which is a fully integral part of his playing style.
A touching and sensitive book on the unbending determination and strength of Chinese women living under extremely challenging conditions.
The low power trip, when used to detect dry running, is up to ten times more sensitive that of conventional undercurrent relays.
It is the raucous unfeeling man who is blind, not the sensitive physically blind theologian.
Sea cliffs The Sensitive Marine Area is one of the most important areas in the United Kingdom for its vegetated sea cliffs.
The conservation area was respected through use of vernacular styling demonstrating that principles of good design are especially relevant to sensitive contexts.
Even a small squabble had the ability to crush the sensitive, little girl's happy mood.
These are generally milder soaps, and they shouldn't be as prone to irritate baby's sensitive skin.
Babies have sensitive skin and new hair, and of course, they go through lots of diaper changes.
These hormones affect baby's sensitive skin, causing breakouts.
Sometimes the ingredients used to make the wipes smell clean and fresh can irritate a baby's sensitive skin.
Since all offers are somewhat time sensitive and subject to change without notice, the following are just examples.
Breast tissue is sensitive, and the constant impact induced by bouncing can damage the elasticity of the breasts.
Cotton is an excellent choice for baby clothing as it is lightweight, breathable and gentle on a baby's sensitive skin.
The DS features two screens, the lower of which is touch sensitive, just like a PDA.
In the 1990s, as society changed and saw masculine figures as being more sensitive and emotional characters, the overly violent heroes took a back seat.
Essentially, they own their own stock and just like anyone in the business of selling time sensitive materials, the brokers need to unload if they can't sell tickts.
Respect their views and beliefs, particularly with regards to issues such as environmental awareness, vegetarian and vegan lifestyles, and other issues that can be sensitive with farmers.
While I don't have sensitive teeth or gums myself, I can definitely see the gentle action of this brush being something that will appeal to people who have these types of problems.