To quantify is defined as to measure or express the quantity of something.(verb)
An example of to quantify is to count the number a word was misspelled in a book.
See quantify in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ML quantificare < L quantus, how much (see quantity) + facere, to make, do
See quantify in American Heritage Dictionary 4
transitive verb quan·ti·fied, quan·ti·fy·ing, quan·ti·fies
Origin: Medieval Latin quantificāre
Origin: : Latin quantus, how great; see quantity
Origin: + Latin -ficāre, -fy.
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