Meaning of quale

qua•le

Pronunciation: (kwä'lē, -lā, kwā'lē), [key]
— pl. -li•a
  1. a quality, as bitterness, regarded as an independent object.
  2. a sense-datum or feeling having a distinctive quality.
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