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Meaning of QUANTIFICATION

Pronunciation:  `kwântifi'keyshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of discovering or expressing the quantity of something
  2. [n]  a limitation imposed on the variables of a proposition (as by the quantifiers `some' or `all' or `no')
 

QUANTIFICATION is a 14 letter word that starts with Q.

 

 See Also: functional calculus, gradation, graduation, limitation, measure, measurement, measuring, mensuration, predicate calculus, restriction

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Quan`ti*fi*ca"tion\, n. [See {Quantity}.]
Modification by a reference to quantity; the introduction of
the element of quantity.

      The quantification of the predicate belongs in part to
      Sir William Hamilton; viz., in its extension to
      negative propositions.                   --De Quincey.

 

 

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