quantitative: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (kwon'ti-tā"tiv), [key]
- that is or may be estimated by quantity.
- of or pertaining to the describing or measuring of quantity.
- of or pertaining to a metrical system, as that of classical verse, based on the alternation of long and short, rather than accented and unaccented, syllables.
- of or pertaining to the length of a spoken vowel or consonant.
- quantitative (Thesaurus)