nonquantitative

adjective
non·​quan·​ti·​ta·​tive | \ ˌnän-ˈkwän-tə-ˌtā-tiv How to pronounce nonquantitative (audio) \

Definition of nonquantitative

: not quantitative: such as
a : not of, relating to, or expressible in terms of quantity nonquantitative factors …the major reason for the rejection of Velikovsky's ideas was that they were wrong, or else that they were so inexact and nonquantitative that they could not really be tested by experiment and observation.— I. Bernard Cohen
b : not of, relating to, or involving the measurement of quantity or amount a nonquantitative performance review

First Known Use of nonquantitative

1887, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonquantitative.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonquantitative. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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