Origin of qualitativeLate Latin qualitativus
The definition of qualitative refers to measurements of the characteristics of something, as opposed to measurements based on the quantity of something.
When you judge something based on how good or bad it is, rather than how many of the item you have, this is an example of a qualitative judgment.
Of, relating to, or concerning quality.
Origin of qualitativeMiddle English producing a primary quality from Medieval Latin quālitātīvus from Late Latin qualitative from Latin quālitās quālitāt- quality ; see quality .
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- Perkin, Qualitative Chemical Analysis, 1905).
- This is Spinoza's theory of the infinitely infinite," the limiting notion of infinity being of a numerical, quantitative series, each term of which is a qualitative determination itself quantitatively little, e.g.
- We shall here consider the qualitative and quantitative determination of these elements.
- A;` qualitative relation was known at that time to exist, but no absolute measurements of sufficient accuracy had been made.
- His text-books on the subject, of which the Qualitative appeared in 1841, and the Quantitative in 1846, have a world-wide reputation, and have passed through several editions.