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.)
The numerical value of quantitative in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of quantitative in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Investors are turning to alternatives, including quantitative strategies.
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.
Absolute bans and quantitative restrictions should only be used as a measure of last resort.
I think a cut plus 100 billion pounds in new quantitative easing is probably the barrier (to more falls).
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