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quantitate

[kwon-ti-teyt]
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verb (used with object), quan·ti·tat·ed, quan·ti·tat·ing.
  1. to determine the quantity of, especially with precision.
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Origin of quantitate

First recorded in 1955–60; quantit(y) + -ate1
Related formsquan·ti·ta·tion, noun
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Word Origin and History for quantitation

n.

1952, from quantity + -ation. Related: Quantitate.

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