1. a limitation imposed on the variables of a proposition (as by the quantifiers `some' or `all' or `no')
Derivationally related forms: ↑quantify
Hypernyms: ↑restriction, ↑limitation
Part Holonyms: ↑predicate calculus, ↑functional calculus
2. the act of discovering or expressing the quantity of something
Derivationally related forms: ↑quantify
Hypernyms: ↑measurement, ↑measuring, ↑measure, ↑mensuration
Hyponyms: ↑gradation, ↑graduation

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