quantity surveyor

noun

Definition of quantity surveyor

British
:someone whose job is to estimate the amount and cost of materials needed for building something and how long it will take to build

Word by Word Definitions

quantity play
  1. : an indefinite amount or number

  2. : a determinate or estimated amount

  3. : total amount or number

surveyor play
  1. : one that surveys


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