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A new generation of satellites will carry particularly sensitive instruments.
Bats have extremely sensitive ears.
Coral is very sensitive to changes in water temperature.
Conservationists and farmers in environmentally sensitive areas are learning to work together.
Wear rubber gloves if you have very sensitive skin.
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a substance that scientists think exists out in space, but for which they have no direct proof