# HyperDic: quantity

 NOUN Tops quantity, measure, amount how much there is or how many there are of something that you can quantify attribute quantity an adequate or large amount cognition quantity the concept that something has a magnitude and can be represented in mathematical expressions by a constant or a variable
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Meaning Synonyms How much there is or how many there are of something that you can quantify. measure, amount nonstandard Varying from or not adhering to a standard standard conforming to or constituting a standard of measurement or value cordage The amount of wood in an area as measured in cords definite quantity A specific measure of amount fundamental quantity, fundamental measure One of the four quantities that are the basis of systems of measurement indefinite quantity An estimated quantity magnetization, magnetisation The extent or degree to which something is magnetized octane number, octane rating A measure of the antiknock properties of gasoline playing period, period of play, play (in games or plays or other performances) the time during which play proceeds point, point in time An instant of time probability, chance A measure of how likely it is that some event will occur proof A measure of alcoholic strength expressed as an integer twice the percentage of alcohol present (by volume) quantum (physics) the smallest discrete quantity of some physical property that a system can possess (according to quantum theory) radical (mathematics) a quantity expressed as the root of another quantity relative quantity A quantity relative to some purpose system of measurement, metric A system of related measures that facilitates the quantification of some particular characteristic / characteristic time interval, interval A definite length of time marked off by two instants time unit, unit of time A unit for measuring time periods value, economic value The amount (of money or goods or services) that is considered to be a fair equivalent for something else volume The amount of 3-dimensional space occupied by an object volume A relative amount abstraction, abstract entity A general concept formed by extracting common features from specific examples cantidad, cuantía, medida mesura, quantia, quantitat
Meaning Example An adequate or large amount. "he had a quantity of ammunition" abundant Present in great quantity insufficient, deficient Of a quantity not able to fulfill / fulfill a need or requirement scarce Deficient in quantity or number compared with the demand sufficient Of a quantity that can fulfill / fulfill a need or requirement but without being abundant abundance, copiousness, teemingness The property of a more than adequate quantity or supply amount The relative magnitude of something with reference to a criterion cantidad quantitat quantitative relating to the measurement of quantity
Meaning Category The concept that something has a magnitude and can be represented in mathematical expressions by a constant or a variable. mathematics, math, maths A science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic / logic of quantity and shape and arrangement binomial (mathematics) a quantity expressed as a sum or difference of two terms constant, constant quantity, invariable A quantity that does not vary numerical quantity A quantity expressed as a number operand A quantity upon which a mathematical operation is performed parameter A quantity (such as the mean or variance) that characterizes a statistical population and that can be estimated by calculations from sample data product, mathematical product A quantity obtained by multiplication proportional One of the quantities in a mathematical proportion quantum A discrete amount of something that is analogous to the quantities in quantum theory sum, amount, total A quantity obtained by the addition of a group of numbers term Any distinct / distinct / distinct quantity contained in a polynomial variable, variable quantity A quantity that can assume any of a set of values concept, conception, construct An abstract or general idea inferred / inferred / inferred / inferred or derived from specific instances cantidad quantitat quantify express as a number or measure or quantity