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susceptibility

  
  
liability, predisposition, proneness, propensity, responsiveness, sensitivity, suggestibility, vulnerability, weakness  
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susceptibility

  
  ( susceptibilities    plural  )
1       n-var   If you have a susceptibilityto something unpleasant, you are likely to be affected by it.   (=vulnerability)  
...his increased susceptibility to infections.     
2       n-plural   A person's susceptibilities are feelings which can be easily hurt.  
FORMAL  
(=sensibilities)  

I am well aware that in saying this I shall outrage a few susceptibilities.     

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