quantification

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Coined by Scottish philosopher Sir William Hamilton: "quantification of the predicate".

Noun[edit]

quantification (countable and uncountable, plural quantifications)

  1. The act of quantifying.
  2. (economics) The expression of an economic activity in monetary units.
  3. (logic) A limitation that is imposed on the variables of a proposition.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English quantification.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɑ̃.ti.fi.ka.sjɔ̃/

Noun[edit]

quantification f (plural quantifications)

  1. quantification

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