Meaning of QUANTIZE
Pronunciation:   'kwântIz



WordNet Dictionary 

 Definition:  
 [v] physics: apply quantum theory to; restrict the number of possible values of (a quantity) or states of (a physical entity or system) so that certain variables can assume only certain discrete magnitudes that are integral multiples of a common factor; "Quantize gravity"
 [v] telecommunications: approximate (a signal varying continuously in amplitude) by one whose amplitude is restricted to a prescribed set of discrete values


QUANTIZE is a 8 letter word that starts with Q. 
 Synonyms:   quantise 

 See Also:   approximate, calculate, cipher, compute, cypher, estimate, figure, gauge, guess, judge, reckon, work out  

