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receptiveness n : willingness or readiness to receive (especially impressions or ideas); "he was testing the government's receptiveness to reform"; "this receptiveness is the key feature is oestral behavior, enabling natural mating to occur"; "their receptivity to the proposal" [syn: receptivity, openness]

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Noun

  1. The characteristic of being receptive.
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