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Oxford dictionary definition of the word quantity:
noun (plural quantities)
1the amount or number of a material or abstract thing not usually estimated by spatial measurement:
the quantity and quality of the fruit can be controlled
[count noun] a certain, usually specified, amount or number of something:
a small quantity of food
if taken in large quantities, the drug can result in liver failure
(often quantities) a considerable number or amount of something:
she was able to drink quantities of beer without degenerating into giggles
many people like to buy in quantity
2 Phonetics the perceived length of a vowel sound or syllable.
3 Mathematics & Physics a value or component that may be expressed in numbers.
[count noun] the figure or symbol representing a quantity.
Middle English: from Old French quantite, from Latin quantitas (translating Greek posotēs), from quantus ‘how great, how much’