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ob·jec·tiv·i·ty

 (ŏb′jĕk-tĭv′ĭ-tē)
n.
1. The state or quality of being objective.
2. External or material reality.

ob•jec•tiv•i•ty

(ˌɒb dʒɪkˈtɪv ɪ ti, -dʒɛk-)

n.
1. the state or quality of being objective.
2. external reality.
[1795–1805]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.objectivity - judgment based on observable phenomena and uninfluenced by emotions or personal prejudices
sound judgement, sound judgment, perspicacity, judgement, judgment - the capacity to assess situations or circumstances shrewdly and to draw sound conclusions

objectivity

objectivity

noun
Translations

objectivity

[ˌɒbdʒɪkˈtɪvɪtɪ] Nobjetividad f

objectivity

[ˌɒbdʒɛkˈtɪvəti] nobjectivité fobject lesson n
It was an object lesson in good manners → C'était une démonstration de bonnes manières.
an object lesson in how to do sth → une démonstration de la façon de faire qch

objectivity

objectivity

[ˌɒbdʒɛkˈtɪvɪtɪ] n (see adj) → obiettività, oggettività
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