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tr.v. quan·ti·tat·ed, quan·ti·tat·ing, quan·ti·tates
To determine or measure the quantity of.

[Back-formation from quantitative (analysis).]

quan′ti·ta′tion n.
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1. (Biology) the act of quantifying
2. (Medicine) the act of quantifying
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