[ob-jikt-awr-ee-en-tid, ‐ohr‐, ob-jekt‐]
pertaining to or denoting a system, programming language, etc., that supports the use of objects, as an entire image, a routine, or a data structure.
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greedy, secular, temporal, sensual, profane, acquisitive, carnal, earthy, material, mundane, possessive, terrestrial, banausic
- object lesson,
- object linking and embedding,
- object program,
- object relations theory,
- object relationship,
- object-oriented programming,
Origin of object-oriented
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Examples from the Web for object-oriented
One interesting application area migrating toward an object-oriented approach is geospatial databases.
Modeling and simulation is also benefiting from object-oriented technologies.