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Definition of Hispida
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AEschynomene hispidaSensitive Sen"si*tive, a. [F. sensitif. See Sense.]
1. Having sense of feeling; possessing or exhibiting the
capacity of receiving impressions from external objects;
as, a sensitive soul.
2. Having quick and acute sensibility, either to the action
of external objects, or to impressions upon the mind and
feelings; highly susceptible; easily and acutely affected.
She was too sensitive to abuse and calumny.
(a) (Mech.) Having a capacity of being easily affected or
moved; as, a sensitive thermometer; sensitive scales.
(b) (Chem. & Photog.) Readily affected or changed by
certain appropriate agents; as, silver chloride or
bromide, when in contact with certain organic
substances, is extremely sensitive to actinic rays.
4. Serving to affect the sense; sensible. [R.]
A sensitive love of some sensitive objects.
5. Of or pertaining to sensation; depending on sensation; as,
sensitive motions; sensitive muscular motions excited by
irritation. --E. Darwin.
Sensitive fern (Bot.), an American fern (Onoclea
sensibilis), the leaves of which, when plucked, show a
slight tendency to fold together.
Sensitive flame (Physics), a gas flame so arranged that
under a suitable adjustment of pressure it is exceedingly
sensitive to sounds, being caused to roar, flare, or
become suddenly shortened or extinguished, by slight
sounds of the proper pitch.
Sensitive joint vetch (Bot.), an annual leguminous herb
([AE]schynomene hispida), with sensitive foliage.
Sensitive paper, paper prepared for photographic purpose by
being rendered sensitive to the effect of light.
Sensitive plant. (Bot.)
(a) A leguminous plant (Mimosa pudica, or M.
sensitiva, and other allied species), the leaves of
which close at the slightest touch.
(b) Any plant showing motions after irritation, as the
sensitive brier (Schrankia) of the Southern States,
two common American species of Cassia (C. nictitans,
and C. Cham[ae]crista), a kind of sorrel (Oxalis
Meaning of Hispida from wikipedia
- Atheris hispida
is a venomous viper species endemic
Africa. It is known
for its extremely keeled dorsal scales
that give it a bristly
- Benincasa hispida
, the wax gourd, also called
ash gourd, white
gourd, ash pumpkin, winter
melon, Chinese preserving
- gracilis Skvortsov Glycine hispida
(Moench) Maxim. Glycine
max L. Soja angustifolia
Miq. Soja hispida Moench
Soja ****onica Savi...
- Acalypha hispida
, the chenille
plant, is a flowering shrub which belongs
to the family
Euphorbiaceae, the subfamily
Acalyphinae, and the genus
- The ringed
seal (Pusa hispida
) is an earless
and sub-Arctic regions. The ringed
seal is a relatively small
- Utricularia hispida
is a medium-sized terrestrial carnivorous plant
to the genus
Utricularia. Utricularia hispida
- Euphorbia hispida
is a species
of flowering plant
in the family
to Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Iran, Kuwait, ****stan and Western...
- Plantago hispida
, the coastal plaintain
plaintain, is a low, dense, tufted
seen in crevices
of rock exposures
or other sites
- The Saimaa ringed
seal (Pusa hispida
saimensis, Finnish: Saimaannorppa) is a subspecies
seal (Pusa hispida
). They are among
the most endangered...
- Chi qua is the fruit
of Benincasa hispida
var. chieh-qua, a variety
of the wax gourd. The fruit
is a staple
diet. The fruit
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