Medical Dictionary


adj 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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