from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Highly or excessively sensitive.
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- adj. Highly or abnormally sensitive to a stimulus, especially to some allergen.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Excessively sensitive.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. having an allergy or peculiar or excessive susceptibility (especially to a specific factor)
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