from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Computer Science Of, related to, or being a language or system that can use and support objects: object-oriented graphics; an object-oriented interface.
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- adj. Using entities called objects that can process data and exchange messages with other objects.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Using data structures called objects, which encapsulate data and typically are accessed by passing messages, which in turn may trigger internal procedures within the object which are invisible outside the object.
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