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quantity

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1 a considerable amount
  • I wish you quantities of happiness in the New Year

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2 a given or particular mass or aggregate of matter
  • they prepared a huge quantity of mashed potatoes for the feast

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The first known use of quantity was in the 14th century

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“Quantity.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/quantity. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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