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1. a characteristic, as of energy or mass, susceptible of precise physical measurement.
2. a measurable amount. adj., adj quan´titative.


1. A number or amount.
2. A measurable property of anything.


(kwŏn′tĭ-tē) [L. quantitas, quantity]
Amount; portion.

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Q. What is the safe amount of alcohol? I like alcohol, but I don’t want to end up an alcoholic. Or even have the problems that come with it (liver problems etc….)

A. the best method is not too drink at all,and you wont have any problems to worry about.

Q. what are the passable amount of sugar one can have while he also diabetic?

A. I'm not sure I understood your question, but the recommended amount of carbohydrates for diabetic patients is 40-65% of the total calories. Generally, diabetic patients are more prone to elevated blood sugar levels after a meal, so food too rich in simple carbohydrates (sugar) are not recommended.

Q. what is the "right" amount , and the safe amount , of alcohol that i can drink? what do a lot alcoh

A. That is different for everyone. You have to take into account a lot of different things like height, weight, gender. Here is a good site with charts to help you find yours: http://www.brown.edu/Student_Services/Health_Services/Health_Education/atod/alc_aayb.htm Hope this helps.

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However, exports of yarn - other than cotton yarn - went up 1.51pc in value and 4.27pc in quantity during the fiscal year under review.
In the suburban/rural setting, compliance with the Water Quality and Quantity Control requirements can be achieved with practices such as detention or retention ponds, wetlands and/or open channels.
It is also straightforward to connect the behavior of a product price-maker (ppm), a firm that is assumed able to influence/determine the product price buyers are willing to pay (by varying the quantity it offers to sell), and a resource price-maker (rpm), a firm that is assumed able to influence/determine the resource price (wage) that workers are willing to accept (by varying the amount of labor it offers to hire); whereas the ppm faces a down-sloping product demand schedule, the rpm faces an up-sloping resource (labor) supply schedule, both implying the ability of the firm to alter price.
Title 10 of the United States Code defines the role of LRIP as determining the minimum quantity of articles necessary to:
The extent to which the reign of quantity has gripped us today is reflected by the fact that instead of treating it as malaise, it is made into a virtue, as if this multiplicity was a crowning achievement of humanity.
Changes in the quantity of variable inputs will cause variation in the quantity of output produced (e.g., varying application of a fertilizer to a crop).
Generally, items 11 A and if B in the worksheet would be the quantity of sand available for reclamation.
For separate reasons, the growth of nonagricultural exports, in both value and quantity, was also bunched in the first half of the year (see table 2 and chart 6).
The measurand is the particular quantity subject to measurement (VIM 2.6).
An order in this context is a specific request to deliver a given quantity of castings on a given date.
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