Meaning of “quantitative” in the English Dictionary

"quantitative" in British English

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quantitativeadjective

uk /ˈkwɒn.tɪ.tə.tɪv/ us /ˈkwɑːn.t̬ə.teɪ.t̬ɪv/ specialized

(Definition of “quantitative” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"quantitative" in American English

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quantitativeadjective

us /ˈkwɑn·tɪˌteɪ·t̬ɪv/

relating to an amount that can be measured:

Our employees receive a quantitative rating based on the dollar value of their sales.

(Definition of “quantitative” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"quantitative" in Business English

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quantitativeadjective

uk /ˈkwɒntɪtətɪv/ us /ˈkwɑːntəˌteɪtɪv/

related to information that can be shown in numbers and amounts:

quantitative analysis/research Pricing anomalies in the market could be picked up with the help of sophisticated quantitative analysis.
Standard & Poor's Fund Research assesses the performance of fund managers on a quantitative and qualitative basis.
India struck a deal with America to remove quantitative restrictions on imports two years earlier than planned.
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adverb /ˈkwɒntɪtətɪvli/ /ˈkwɑːntəˌteɪtɪvli/

Accounting formalizes plans by expressing them quantitatively as budgets.

(Definition of “quantitative” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)