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  1. quantal, quantizedadjective

    of or relating to a quantum or capable of existing in only one of two states


  1. quantizedadjective

    Expressed or existing only in terms of discrete quanta; limited by the restrictions of quantization.


  1. quantized

    Quantized refers to something having values restricted to whole or discrete multiples. Most often, it is used in physics to describe phenomena in quantum mechanics, where properties such as energy or angular momentum appear only in certain discrete amounts, or quantum levels. Simply put, if something is quantized, it is divided up into small, but discrete levels or quantities. It cannot achieve just any value, but only these certain quantities.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quantized in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quantized in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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