HyperDic: quantifier

English > 2 senses of the word quantifier:
NOUNcommunicationquantifier, logical quantifier(logic) a word (such as 'some' or 'all' or 'no') that binds the variables in a logical proposition
communicationquantifier(grammar) a word that expresses a quantity (as 'fifteen' or 'many')
English > quantifier: 2 senses > noun 1, communication
Meaning(logic) a word (such as 'some' or 'all' or 'no') that binds the variables in a logical proposition.
Synonymlogical quantifier
CategorylogicThe branch of philosophy that analyzes inference
Narrowerexistential quantifier, existential operatorA logical quantifier of a proposition that asserts the existence of at least one thing for which the proposition is true
BroaderwordA unit of language that native speakers can identify
English > quantifier: 2 senses > noun 2, communication
Meaning(grammar) a word that expresses a quantity (as 'fifteen' or 'many').
CategorygrammarThe branch of linguistics that deals with syntax and morphology (and sometimes also deals with semantics)
Narroweruniversal quantifierA logical quantifier of a proposition that asserts that the proposition is true for all members of a class of things
BroaderwordA unit of language that native speakers can identify
Catalanquantificador

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