Medical Dictionary


adj ob·jec·tive \əb-ˈjek-tiv, äb-\

Medical Definition of OBJECTIVE

:  of, relating to, or being an object, phenomenon, or condition in the realm of sensible experience independent of individual thought and perceptible by all observers <objective reality>
:  perceptible to persons other than the affected individual <an objective symptom of disease>—compare subjective 2b
ob·jec·tive·ly adverb
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