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  • large quantity — very big amount, great amount …   English contemporary dictionary

  • quantity — quan|ti|ty W2S3 [ˈkwɔntıti US ˈkwa:n ] n plural quantities [Date: 1200 1300; : Old French; Origin: quantité, from Latin quantitas, from quantus how much ] 1.) [U and C] an amount of something that can be counted or measured quantity of ▪ The… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • quantity — 01. The price goes down for our goods if you buy them in large [quantity]. 02. It costs much less to make your own salsa if you make large [quantities] of it. 03. We buy a huge [quantity] of strawberries and blueberries every summer to preserve… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • quantity — [[t]kwɒ̱ntɪti[/t]] ♦♦♦ quantities 1) N VAR A quantity is an amount that you can measure or count. ...a small quantity of water. ...vast quantities of food... The bowl needs to be re frozen after each use, so it takes a long time to make a large… …   English dictionary

  • quantity — / kwɒntɪti/ noun 1. the amount or number of items ● a small quantity of illegal drugs ● She bought a large quantity of spare parts. 2. a large amount ● The company offers a discount for quantity purchase …   Marketing dictionary in english

  • quantity purchase — / kwɒntɪti ˌpɜ:tʃɪs/ noun a large quantity of goods bought at one time ● The company offers a discount for quantity purchase …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • quantity purchase — / kwɒntɪti ˌpɜ:tʃɪs/ noun you pay 10% less if you buy a large quantity …   Marketing dictionary in english

  • quantity discount — A discount on the regular price allowed for a purchase in large quantity …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Quantity — Quan ti*ty, n.; pl. {Quantities}. [F. quantite, L. quantitas, fr. quantus bow great, how much, akin to quam bow, E. how, who. See {Who}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The attribute of being so much, and not more or less; the property of being measurable, or …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Quantity of estate — Quantity Quan ti*ty, n.; pl. {Quantities}. [F. quantite, L. quantitas, fr. quantus bow great, how much, akin to quam bow, E. how, who. See {Who}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The attribute of being so much, and not more or less; the property of being… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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