|1.||[ adjective ] expressible as a quantity or relating to or susceptible of measurement|
"export wheat without quantitative limitations" "quantitative analysis determines the amounts and proportions of the chemical constituents of a substance or mixture"
|Related terms:||qualitative valued numeric three-figure quantifiable decimal three-figure vicenary duodecimal decimal|
|2.||[ adjective ] relating to the measurement of quantity|
|3.||[ adjective ] (of verse) having a metric system based on relative duration of syllables|
"in typical Greek and Latin verse of the classical period the rhymic system is based on some arrangement of long and short elements"
|Related terms:||accentual syllabic|