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quantitative

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Prosody denoting or relating to a metrical system, such as that in Latin and Greek verse, that is based on the relative length rather than stress of syllables

quantitative

Dealing with numbers and hard facts. Contrast with qualitative. See quantitative data and quantization.
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The thin flexible capacitive goosebump patch is able to measure the degree of human emotion quantitatively.
Auditors generally design the audit to provide reasonable assurance of detecting quantitatively material misstatements but are responsible throughout the audit for considering whether any misstatements that come to their attention are quantitatively or qualitatively material.
The advantage that SANS provides is the ability to quantitatively separate the scattering due to the crystalline grains from the scattering that originates from the interaction of the neutron's magnetic moment with the net moment of the magnetic clusters.
replies: "If you go through the math quantitatively, the angular momentum for the climbers requires a pound or so of force over the one-week travel time, and we do that easily with our many tons of material in the anchor and the counterweight.
In mixtures of a polar material (with a high dielectric constant) and a non-polar material, the measurements used with mixing rules quantitatively indicate the relative concentrations of ingredients.
If investor reaction to a quantitatively small misstatement significantly affects the share price of a stock, then the misstatement is material.
The Claros device will enable the physician to quantitatively analyze a blood sample in the office, allowing completion of the examination within the timeframe of the visit.
From numerous disparate sources into a single, quantitatively consistent 3D model, this SKUA-GOCAD allows the interpretation and integration of multi-disciplinary data.
Tokyo, Japan, Jan 25, 2006 - (JCN) - Kao, a leading Japanese cosmetics and toiletries manufacturer, announced on January 24 that its Biological Science Research Laboratories have elucidated the mechanism of skin flecks by quantitatively analyzing endothelin and stem cell factor (SCF), a substance involved in melanocyte development.
Key comparisons, organized by the consultative committees of the CIPM, have the purpose of quantitatively establishing the level of agreement between the national measurement standards of signatories to the Treaty of the Metre, forming the basis for reducing technical-barriers-to-trade, and easing access by U.
During his tenure as Physicist to the National League in 1987, Adair reported on the elements of baseball that can be described quantitatively.
This test will quantitatively measure free (non-adsorbed) wet end starch, including starch from the broke.