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object-oriented

adjective uk   /ˌɒb.dʒɪktˈɔː.ri.en.tɪd/ us    /ˌɑːb.dʒɪktˈɔːr.i.en.t̬ɪd/ specialized
in computing, refers to something based on groups of information and their effects on each other, rather than on a series of instructions: C++ is a common object-oriented programming language.Computer programming and software
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