quantity

  

Definition

The extent, size, or sum of countable or measurable discrete events, objects, or phenomenon, expressed as a numerical value.

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  • The quantity of eggs in my basket exceeds the quantity of slots in my egg cartons, so I will be forced to sell these leftover eggs separately instead of as a dozen.

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  • Jason began to re-use plastic silverware, because the quantity of his unused silverware was getting low, and Jason did not want to run out.

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  • The overall quantity of your product should be a good baseline to let you know if you should have a sale or not.

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