quantitative

adjective quan·ti·ta·tive \ ˈkwän-tə-ˌtā-tiv \

Definition of quantitative

1 : of, relating to, or expressible in terms of quantity
2 : of, relating to, or involving the measurement of quantity or amount
3 : based on quantity; specificallyof classical verse : based on temporal quantity or duration of sounds

quantitatively

adverb

quantitativeness

noun

Examples of quantitative in a Sentence

  1. Scientists are gathering quantitative information about human intelligence.

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Origin and Etymology of quantitative

Medieval Latin quantitativus, from Latin quantitat-, quantitas quantity


QUANTITATIVE Defined for English Language Learners

quantitative

adjective

Definition of quantitative for English Language Learners

  • : of or relating to how much there is of something : of or relating to the quantity or amount of something


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quantitative

adjective quan·ti·ta·tive \ ˈkwän(t)-ə-ˌtāt-iv \

medical Definition of quantitative

1 : of, relating to, or expressible in terms of quantity
2 : of, relating to, or involving the measurement of quantity or amount

quantitatively

adverb


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