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quantitatively

[ kwon-ti-tey-tiv-lee ]
/ ˈkwɒn tɪˌteɪ tɪv li /
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adverb
in a way that uses or involves numbers, calculations, measurements, or quantities: We use mathematical models to quantitatively predict our experimental results.Bubble oscillation and vessel wall velocity were quantitatively measured.Compare qualitatively.
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Sometimes quan·ti·tive·ly [kwon-ti-tiv-lee] /ˈkwɒn tɪ tɪv li/ .

Origin of quantitatively

First recorded in 1550–60; quantitative + -ly

OTHER WORDS FROM quantitatively

non·quan·ti·ta·tive·ly, adverb
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