noun, plural susceptibilities.
state or character of being susceptible: susceptibility to disease.
capacity for receiving mental or moral impressions; tendency to be emotionally affected.
susceptibilities, capacities for emotion; feelings: His susceptibilities are easily wounded.
Origin: 1635–45; Related forms
< Medieval Latin susceptibilitās,
equivalent to susceptibil
+ -itās- -ity
presusceptibility, noun, plural presusceptibilities.