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An object-relational database (ORD) is a database management system (DBMS) that's composed of both a relational database (RDBMS) and an object-oriented database (OODBMS). ORD supports the basic components of any object-oriented database model in its schemas and the query language used, such as objects, classes and inheritance.
An object-relational database may also be known as an object relational database management systems (ORDBMS).