[kwon-tuh-fahy] /ˈkwɒn təˌfaɪ/
verb (used with object), quantified, quantifying.
to determine, indicate, or express the of.
Logic. to make explicit the of (a proposition).
to give to (something regarded as having only quality).
verb (transitive) -fies, -fying, -fied
to discover or express the quantity of
(logic) to specify the quantity of (a term) by using a quantifier, such as all, some, or no
1840, from Medieval Latin quantificare, from Latin quantus “as much,” correlative pronomial adjective (see quantity) + facere “to make” (see factitious). Literal sense of “determine the quantity of, measure” is from 1878. Related: Quantified; quantifying.
[kwon-ti-tey-tiv] /ˈkwɒn tɪˌteɪ tɪv/ adjective 1. that is or may be estimated by quantity. 2. of or relating to the describing or measuring of quantity. 3. of or relating to a metrical system, as that of classical verse, based on the alternation of long and short, rather than accented and unaccented, syllables. 4. of or […]
[rey-shuh l] /ˈreɪ ʃəl/ adjective 1. of or relating to the social construct of : racial diversity; racial stereotypes. 2. (no longer in technical use) of, relating to, or characteristic of one or the races of humankind. /nɒnˈreɪʃəl/ adjective 1. not related to racial factors or discrimination /ˈreɪʃəl/ adjective 1. denoting or relating to the […]
[rey-shuh-liz-uh m] /ˈreɪ ʃəˌlɪz əm/ noun 1. . n. “racism,” 1879, from racial + -ism. Also see racist.
[rad-i-kuh l] /ˈræd ɪ kəl/ adjective 1. of or going to the root or origin; fundamental: a radical difference. 2. thoroughgoing or extreme, especially as regards change from accepted or traditional forms: a radical change in the policy of a company. 3. favoring drastic political, economic, or social reforms: radical ideas; radical and anarchistic ideologues. […]