quantize: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (kwon'tīz), [key]
— -tized, -tiz•ing.
- to restrict (a variable quantity) to discrete values rather than to a continuous set of values.
- to change the description of (a physical system) from classical to quantum-mechanical, usually resulting in discrete values for observable quantities, as energy or angular momentum.
- quantize (Thesaurus)