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affective

adjective af·fec·tive \a-ˈfek-tiv\

Definition of AFFECTIVE

1
:  relating to, arising from, or influencing feelings or emotions :  emotional <cognitive and affective symptoms>
2
:  expressing emotion <affective language>
af·fec·tive·ly adverb
af·fec·tiv·i·ty \ˌa-ˌfek-ˈti-və-tē\ noun

First Known Use of AFFECTIVE

1623

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Medical Dictionary

affective

adjective af·fec·tive \a-ˈfek-tiv\

Medical Definition of AFFECTIVE

:  relating to, arising from, or influencing feelings or emotions :  emotional <affective symptoms>
af·fec·tive·ly adverb
af·fec·tiv·i·ty \ˌaf-ˌek-ˈtiv-ət-ē\ noun, plural af·fec·tiv·i·ties

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