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"quantify" in British English

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quantifyverb [T]

uk   /ˈkwɒn.tɪ.faɪ/  us   /ˈkwɑːn.t̬ə.faɪ/
to measure or judge the size or amount of something: It's difficult to quantify how many people will be affected by the change.
quantification
noun [U] uk   /ˌkwɒn.tɪ.fɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/  us   /ˌkwɑːn.t̬ə.fəˈkeɪ.ʃən/
(Definition of quantify from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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quantifyverb [T]

 us   /ˈkwɑn·təˌfɑɪ/
to measure or judge the amount or number of something: It’s difficult to quantify how many people will have to pay higher taxes.
(Definition of quantify from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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quantifyverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈkwɒntɪfaɪ/
to measure the size or amount of something and express it as a number: difficult/hard/impossible to quantify The economic costs of IT complexity are hard to quantify. He said it was too early to quantify the total financial impact of the hurricanes.
quantification
noun [U]
The question was not simply one of quantification of damages, it was one of liability.
(Definition of quantify from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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