A homogeneous polynomial in two or more variables.
Origin: From quantus ("how much").
a homogeneous algebraic function of two or more variables, in general containing only positive integral powers of the variables, and called quadric, cubic, quartic, etc., according as it is of the second, third, fourth, fifth, or a higher degree. These are further called binary, ternary, quaternary, etc., according as they contain two, three, four, or more variables; thus, the quantic / is a binary cubic
Origin: [L. quantus how much. See Quantity.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kwon′tik, n. (math.) a rational integral homogeneous function of two or more variables.—adj. Quan′tical. [L. quantus, how great.]
The numerical value of quantic in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of quantic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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