object-oriented

adjective
ob·​ject-ori·​ent·​ed | \ ˈäb-jikt-ˌȯr-ē-ˌen-təd How to pronounce object-oriented (audio) , -(ˌ)jekt- \

Definition of object-oriented

: relating to, used in, or implemented by object-oriented programming an object-oriented language

First Known Use of object-oriented

1973, in the meaning defined above

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“Object-oriented.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/object-oriented. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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