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Definition of quantify verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

quantify

 verb
verb
NAmE//ˈkwɑntəˌfaɪ//
 
quantify somethingVerb Forms present simple I / you / we / they quantify
 
he / she / it quantifies
 
past simple quantified
 
-ing form quantifying
 
 
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to describe or express something as an amount or a number The risks to health are impossible to quantify.
quantifiable
 
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NAmE//ˌkwɑntəˈfaɪəbl//
 
, NAmE//ˈkwɑntəˌfaɪəbl//
 
adjective quantifiable data
quantification
 
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NAmE//ˌkwɑntəfəˈkeɪʃn//
 
noun [uncountable]
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: quantify