[kwon-ti-teyt] /ˈkwɒn tɪˌteɪt/
verb (used with object), quantitated, quantitating.
to determine the of, especially with precision.
noun 1. Chemistry. the analysis of a substance to determine the amounts and proportions of its chemical constituents. Compare . 2. Business. the use of especially computerized mathematical analysis to support decision making, make business forecasts or investment recommendations, etc. noun 1. See analysis (sense 4) quantitative analysis quan·ti·ta·tive analysis (kwŏn’tĭ-tā’tĭv) n. The testing of […]
[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 […]
noun, Genetics. 1. a character or trait that is transmitted by quantitative inheritance.
noun, Economics. 1. the policy by which a central bank creates money and uses it to purchase financial assets, thereby increasing the money supply and stimulating a weak economy. Abbreviation: QE. noun 1. the practice of increasing the supply of money in order to stimulate economic activity