# Definitions and Synonyms of *quantity* | Another word for *quantity* | What is *quantity? *

*Definition 1: how much there is or how many there are of something that you can quantify - [noun denoting tops]*

*Synonyms for quantity in the sense of this definition*

*(**quantity* is a kind of ...) a general concept formed by extracting common features from specific examples

*quantity*is a kind of ...) a general concept formed by extracting common features from specific examples

*(... is a kind of **quantity* ) (mathematics) a quantity expressed as the root of another quantity

*quantity*) (mathematics) a quantity expressed as the root of another quantity

*(... is a kind of **quantity* ) the amount of 3-dimensional space occupied by an object

*quantity*) the amount of 3-dimensional space occupied by an object

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*"the gas expanded to twice its original volume"*### (... is a kind of *quantity* ) a relative amount

*"mix one volume of the solution with ten volumes of water"*### (... is a kind of *quantity* ) a measure of alcoholic strength expressed as an integer twice the percentage of alcohol present (by volume)

### (... is a kind of *quantity* ) a unit for measuring time periods

### (... is a kind of *quantity* ) an instant of time

*"at that point I had to leave"*### (... is a kind of *quantity* ) (in games or plays or other performances) the time during which play proceeds

*"rain stopped play in the 4th inning"*### (... is a kind of *quantity* ) a definite length of time marked off by two instants

### (... is a kind of *quantity* ) the extent or degree to which something is magnetized

### (... is a kind of *quantity* ) a measure of the antiknock properties of gasoline

### (... is a kind of *quantity* ) the amount of wood in an area as measured in cords

### (... is a kind of *quantity* ) a measure of how likely it is that some event will occur; a number expressing the ratio of favorable cases to the whole number of cases possible

*"the probability that an unbiased coin will fall with the head up is 0.5"**"if that phone call is for me, chances are it's my wife"*### (... is a kind of *quantity* ) (physics) the smallest discrete quantity of some physical property that a system can possess (according to quantum theory)

### (... is a kind of *quantity* ) the amount (of money or goods or services) that is considered to be a fair equivalent for something else

*"he tried to estimate the value of the produce at normal prices"*### (... is a kind of *quantity* ) one of the four quantities that are the basis of systems of measurement

### (... is a kind of *quantity* ) a specific measure of amount

### (... is a kind of *quantity* ) an estimated quantity

### (... is a kind of *quantity* ) a quantity relative to some purpose

### (... is a kind of *quantity* ) a system of related measures that facilitates the quantification of some particular characteristic

### (... are attributes of *quantity*) conforming to or constituting a standard of measurement or value; or of the usual or regularized or accepted kind

*"windows of standard width"**"standard sizes"**"the standard fixtures"**"standard brands"**"standard operating procedure"*### (... are attributes of *quantity*) varying from or not adhering to a standard

*"nonstandard windows"**"envelopes of nonstandard sizes"**"nonstandard lengths of board"**Definition 2: an adequate or large amount - [noun denoting attribute]*

*Samples where quantity or its synonyms are used according to this definition*

*he had a quantity of ammunition*

*(**quantity* is a kind of ...) the relative magnitude of something with reference to a criterion

*quantity*is a kind of ...) the relative magnitude of something with reference to a criterion

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*"an adequate amount of food for four people"*### (... is a kind of *quantity* ) the property of a more than adequate quantity or supply

*"an age of abundance"*### (... are attributes of *quantity*) present in great quantity

*"an abundant supply of water"*### (... are attributes of *quantity*) deficient in quantity or number compared with the demand

*"fresh vegetables were scarce during the drought"*### (... are attributes of *quantity*) of a quantity that can fulfill a need or requirement but without being abundant

*"sufficient food"*### (... are attributes of *quantity*) of a quantity not able to fulfill a need or requirement

*"insufficient funds"**Definition 3: the concept that something has a magnitude and can be represented in mathematical expressions by a constant or a variable - [noun denoting cognition]*

*(**quantity* is a kind of ...) an abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances

*quantity*is a kind of ...) an abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances

*(... is a kind of **quantity* ) one of the quantities in a mathematical proportion

*quantity*) one of the quantities in a mathematical proportion

*(... is a kind of **quantity* ) a quantity obtained by the addition of a group of numbers

*quantity*) a quantity obtained by the addition of a group of numbers

*(... is a kind of **quantity* ) a quantity obtained by multiplication

*quantity*) a quantity obtained by multiplication

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*"the product of 2 and 3 is 6"*### (... is a kind of *quantity* ) a quantity (such as the mean or variance) that characterizes a statistical population and that can be estimated by calculations from sample data

### (... is a kind of *quantity* ) a quantity that does not vary

### (... is a kind of *quantity* ) a quantity that can assume any of a set of values

### (... is a kind of *quantity* ) a quantity upon which a mathematical operation is performed

### (... is a kind of *quantity* ) a quantity expressed as a number

### (... is a kind of *quantity* ) any distinct quantity contained in a polynomial

*"the general term of an algebraic equation of the n-th degree"*