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affective

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adjective af·fec·tive \a-ˈfek-tiv\

Definition of affective

  1. 1 :  relating to, arising from, or influencing feelings or emotions :  emotional <cognitive and affective symptoms>

  2. 2 :  expressing emotion <affective language>

af·fec·tive·ly adverb
af·fec·tiv·i·typlay \ˌa-ˌfek-ˈti-və-tē\ noun


1623

First Known Use of affective

1623


Medical Dictionary

affective

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adjective af·fec·tive \a-ˈfek-tiv\

Medical Definition of affective

  1. :  relating to, arising from, or influencing feelings or emotions :  emotional <affective symptoms>

  2. af·fec·tive·ly adverb
    af·fec·tiv·i·ty \ˌaf-ˌek-ˈtiv-ət-ē\play noun, plural af·fec·tiv·i·ties




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