quantity

  1. how much there is of something that you can measure
  2. an adequate or large amount
  3. something that has a magnitude and can be represented in mathematical expressions by a constant or a variable

Quantity

Quantity is a property that can exist as a magnitude or multitude. Quantities can be compared in terms of `more`, `less` or `equal`, or, by assigning a numerical value in terms of a unit of measurement. Quantity is among the basic classes of things along with quality, substance, change, and relation. Being a fundamental term, quantity is use...
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quantity

(from the article `mechanics`) Quantities have both dimensions, which are an expression of their fundamental nature, and units, which are chosen by convention to express magnitude ...
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quantity

(kwahn´tĭ-te) a characteristic, as of energy or mass, susceptible of precise physical measurement. a measurable amount. adj., quan´titative., adj.
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quantity

[n] - something that has a magnitude and can be represented in mathematical expressions by a constant or a variable 2. [n] - an adequate or large amount
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Quantity

• (n.) The attribute of being so much, and not more or less; the property of being measurable, or capable of increase and decrease, multiplication and division; greatness; and more concretely, that which answers the question `How much?`; measure in regard to bulk or amount; determinate or comparative dimensions; measure; amount; bulk; extent; ...
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quantity

noun an adequate or large amount; `he had a quantity of ammunition`
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quantity

[Noun] An amount.
Example: I used the wrong quantity of flour when making my cake.
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Quantity

Quan'ti·ty noun ; plural Quantities . [ French quantite , Latin quantitas , from quantus bow great, how much, akin to quam bow, English how , who . See Who .] 1. The attribute of being so much, and not more or less; the proper...
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quantity

how much there is or how many there are of something
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Quantity

In Aristotle and Kant (q.v.), one of the categories (q.v.) of judgment. See Quality.
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quantity

Origin: F. Quantite, L. Quantitas, fr. Quantus bow great, how much, akin to quam bow, E. How, who. See Who. ... 1. The attribute of being so much, and not more or less; the property of being measurable, or capable of increase and decrease, multiplication and division; greatness; and more concretely, that which answers the question 'How much?'; meas...
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quantity

quantity 1. Greatness, amount; an amount or number of something. 2. A large amount or number.
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Quantity

The accident of a material substance by which it is extended into space. This accident does not determine a substance in itself absolutely, but extrinsically, i.e., in relation to a boundary or to something adjacent to it. Quantity can be measured, or weighed, counted or circumscribed. It answers the questions
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