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excitable 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Adjective
/ikˈsītəbəl/,
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Responding rather too readily to something new or stimulating; too easily excited,
  1. Responding rather too readily to something new or stimulating; too easily excited
    • - Chip could be a bit wayward and excitable
  2. (of tissue or a cell) Responsive to stimulation


  1. easily excited
  2. capable of responding to stimuli
  3. (excitability) excessive sensitivity of an organ or body part
  4. (excitability) The state of being excitable; A measure of how easy something is to excite
  5. (Excitability) The ability to generate action potentials.
  6. (excitability) the disposition of a tissue or living cell to respond to a stimulus or change in the environment.
  7. The potential of a structure to produce waves. Even if no waves are present, the potential to produce them makes the structure excitable. A liquid surface with wind blowing over it is excitable, it is capable of producing waves. The surface structures of eukaryotic cells are also excitable.