Definitions for quantitativeˈkwɒn tɪˌteɪ tɪv
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expressible as a quantity or relating to or susceptible of measurement
"export wheat without quantitative limitations"; "quantitative analysis determines the amounts and proportions of the chemical constituents of a substance or mixture"
relating to the measurement of quantity
(of verse) having a metric system based on relative duration of syllables
"in typical Greek and Latin verse of the classical period the rhymic system is based on some arrangement of long and short elements"
Of a measurement based on some quantity or number rather than on some quality
Of a form of analysis that determines the amount of some element or compound in a sample
relating to quantity
Origin: [Cf. F. quantitatif.]
The Standard Electrical Dictionary
Involving the determination of quantities. Thus a simple test would indicate that a current was passing through a wire. This would be a qualitative test. If by proper apparatus the exact intensity of the current was determined, it would be a quantitative determination. (See Qualitative.)
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Some people are positioning for European Central Bank quantitative easing.
People expected the QE (quantitative easing) so the rise in the market isn't that great.
Whether it's in the U.S., Japan or Europe, the market likes quantitative easing, but China concerns have not gone away.
Foreigners are continuing their buying spree on the back of increased global liquidity after quantitative easing by the ECB.
The Russians have developed a far more capable military than the quantitative, very large military that the Soviet Union had.
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