(economics) a theory stating that the general price level varies directly with the quantity of money in circulation and the velocity with which it is circulated, and inversely with the volume of production expressed by the total number of money transactions
[kwon-tahyz] /ˈkwɒn taɪz/ verb (used with object), quantized, quantizing. 1. Mathematics, Physics. to restrict (a variable quantity) to discrete values rather than to a continuous set of values. 2. Physics. to change the description of (a physical system) from classical to quantum-mechanical, usually resulting in discrete values for observable quantities, as energy or angular momentum. […]
/kwɑnˈtɒmɪtə/ noun 1. (engineering) a spectroscopic instrument for measuring the percentage of different metals present in a sample
[kwon-tong] /ˈkwɒnˌtɒŋ/ noun 1. .
[kwon-tuh m] /ˈkwɒn təm/ noun, plural quanta [kwon-tuh] /ˈkwɒn tə/ (Show IPA) 1. quantity or amount: the least quantum of evidence. 2. a particular amount. 3. a share or portion. 4. a large quantity; bulk. 5. Physics. adjective 6. sudden and significant: a quantum increase in productivity. [kwahn-too m soof-i-kit; English kwon-tuh m suhf-uh-sit] /ˈkwɑn […]