quantitate

play
verb quan·ti·tate \ˈkwän-tə-ˌtāt\

Definition of quantitate

quantitated

;

quantitating

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to measure or estimate the quantity of; especially :  to measure or determine precisely

  3. 2 :  to express in quantitative terms

quantitation

play \ˌkwän-tə-ˈtā-shən\ noun

Origin and Etymology of quantitate

back-formation from quantitative


First Known Use: 1927

Learn More about quantitate


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up quantitate? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a favoring of the simplest explanation

Get Word of the Day daily email!