receptivity


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re·cep·tive

 (rĭ-sĕp′tĭv)
adj.
1. Capable of or qualified for receiving.
2. Ready or willing to receive favorably: receptive to their proposals.
3. Linguistics Of or relating to the skills of listening and reading.
4.
a. Receiving or ready to receive penetration in sexual intercourse.
b. Receiving or ready to receive male gametes or nuclei during sexual reproduction: a receptive hypha; receptive stigmas.

re·cep′tive·ly adv.
re·cep′tive·ness, re′cep·tiv′i·ty n.

receptivity

The vulnerability of a target audience to particular psychological operations media.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.receptivity - willingness or readiness to receive (especially impressions or ideas); "he was testing the government's receptiveness to reform"; "this receptiveness is the key feature in oestral behavior, enabling natural mating to occur"; "their receptivity to the proposal"
willingness - cheerful compliance; "he expressed his willingness to help"

receptivity

noun
Ready acceptance of often new suggestions, ideas, influences, or opinions:
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receptivity

[ˌriːsɛpˈtɪvɪti] nréceptivité f
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Genius, he held, is necessarily intolerant of fetters: on the one hand it must have the utmost play for its spontaneity; on the other, it may confidently await those messages from the universe which summon it to its peculiar work, only placing itself in an attitude of receptivity towards all sublime chances.
Her nature was full of adaptability, fluidity, receptivity.
No spectator of art needs a more perfect mood of receptivity than the spectator of a play.
Then you want me not to let some previous conviction inure the receptivity of my mind with regard to some strange matter.
We aimed to assess the different endometrial microRNA (miRNA) signatures for impaired endometrial receptivity by microarray analysis.
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It is possible to evaluate or estimate male fertility from histochemical tests using dyes, focusing on pollen viability and to assess stigma receptivity with the use of hydrogen peroxide (KEARNS and INOUYE, 1993; DAFNI, 1992).
6 Ultrasound measurement of endometrial thickness by trans-vaginal scan (TVS) is a simple and reproducible method to evaluate endometrial proliferation and has been studied as a possible indicator of uterine receptivity in fresh IVF cycles.
Newton's fervor, based in what the researchers in the study call "religious stories," or fiction, would, they argue in the effects of such stories on children, lead to "a more generic receptivity toward the impossible, that is, a more wide-ranging acceptance that the impossible can happen in defiance of ordinary causal regularities.
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Such an approach, which cryopreserves all embryos generated in a stimulated IVF cycle for later transfer in a non-stimulated natural cycle, would avoid any of the adverse effects which ovarian stimulation might have on endometrial receptivity during the treatment cycle.
Perceived receptivity is highest in Europe, where 80% say their communities are good for people with intellectual disabilities, and lowest in the former Soviet Union (47%) and Asia (46%).

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