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quantize

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verb quan·tize \ˈkwän-ˌtīz\

Definition of quantize

quantized

quantizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to subdivide (as energy) into small but measurable increments

  3. 2 :  to calculate or express in terms of quantum mechanics

quantization

play \ˌkwän-tə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

quantizer

play \ˈkwän-ˌtī-zər\ noun


Origin and Etymology of quantize

quantum


First Known Use: 1922


Medical Dictionary

quantize

transitive verb quan·tize

Medical Definition of quantize

quantized

also British

quantised

;

quantizing

also British

quantising

  1. 1:  to subdivide (as energy) into small but measurable increments

  2. 2:  to calculate or express in terms of quantum mechanics

quantization

also British

quantisation

\ˌkwän-tə-ˈzā-shən\play noun

quantizer

also British

quantiser

\ˈkwän-ˌtī-zər\play noun


Variants of quantize

also British

quantise

\ˈkwänt-ˌtīz\play

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