quantitative

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin quantitātīvus. By surface analysis, quantity +‎ -ative.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK): IPA(key): /ˈkwɒntɪtətɪv/, IPA(key): /ˈkwɒntətɪv/ (proscribed)
  • (US): enPR: kwänʹtĭ-tā-tĭv, IPA(key): /ˈkwɑntɪˌteɪtɪv/
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Adjective[edit]

quantitative (comparative more quantitative, superlative most quantitative)

  1. Of a measurement based on some quantity or number rather than on some quality
  2. (chemistry) Of a form of analysis that determines the amount of some element or compound in a sample

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French[edit]

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quantitative

  1. feminine singular of quantitatif

German[edit]

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quantitative

  1. inflection of quantitativ:
    1. strong/mixed nominative/accusative feminine singular
    2. strong nominative/accusative plural
    3. weak nominative all-gender singular
    4. weak accusative feminine/neuter singular

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kwan.ti.taˈti.ve/
  • Rhymes: -ive
  • Hyphenation: quan‧ti‧ta‧tì‧ve

Adjective[edit]

quantitative

  1. feminine plural of quantitativo

Latin[edit]

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quantitātīve

  1. vocative masculine singular of quantitātīvus

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