BACK TO qualitative analysis
qualitative analysis vs. quantitative analysis
- the analysis of a substance in order to ascertain the nature of its chemical constituents.
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- the analysis of a substance to determine the amounts and proportions of its chemical constituents.
- the use of mathematical analysis, especially computerized, to better understand variable components in a system, as in business forecasts or investment recommendations.