transitive verb-·tat·ed, -·tat·ing
Origin of quantitateback-formation from quantitative
transitive verbquan·ti·tat·ed, quan·ti·tat·ing, quan·ti·tates
Origin of quantitateBack-formation from quantitative (analysis)
(third-person singular simple present quantitates, present participle quantitating, simple past and past participle quantitated)
- To measure the quantity of. Especially with high accuracy and including measurement uncertainty, as in quantitative analysis.
Back-formation from quantitative.