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object-oriented

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Definition of object-oriented in English:

adjective

Computing
(Of a programming language) using a methodology which enables a system to be modelled as a set of objects which can be controlled and manipulated in a modular manner.
Example sentences
  • The Java programming language contains object-oriented features enabling the construction of interface-based application frameworks.
  • Programming manuals for object-oriented languages are all about windows and menus and mouse clicks.
  • The technique of the present invention may be used advantageously with object-oriented languages other than the Java programming language.

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