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English - Etymology

From Late Latin _quantum_, noun use of neuter form of Latin _quantus_ (“how much”).

From Late Latin quantum, noun use of neuter form of Latin quantus (how much).

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English - Pronunciation

* (UK) IPA(key): /ˈkwɒntəm/ * (US) IPA(key): /ˈkwɑn(t)əm/

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈkwɒntəm/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈkwɑn(t)əm/

Dont le dans la catégorieENGLISH - NOUN
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English - Noun

QUANTUM (_plural_ QUANTA) * (now chiefly South Asia) The total amount of something; quantity. [from 17th c.] * Burke without authenticating […] the QUANTUM of the charges * 1749, Henry Fielding, _Tom Jones_, Folio Society 1973, p. 416: The reader will perhaps be curious to know the _QUANTUM_ of this present, but we cannot satisfy his curiosity. * 1997, Kiran Nagarkar, _Cuckold_, HarperCollins 2013, p. 375: Otherwise I will have given the lie to my maxim that whether you work eight or twenty hours, the QUANTUM of work that gets done on a normal day is the same. * 2008, _The Times of India_, 21 May 2008, [1]: The Congress's core ministerial panel on Friday gave its green signal to raising motor fuel prices but the QUANTUM of increase emerged as a hitch. * The amount or quantity observably present, or available. [from 18th c.] * 1979, John Le Carré, _Smiley's People_, Folio Society 2010, p. 96: Each man has only a QUANTUM of compassion, he argued, and mine is used up for the day. * 1999, Joyce Crick, translating Sigmund Freud, _The Interpretation of Dreams_, Oxford 2008, p. 34: The dream of flying, according to Strümpell, is the appropriate image used by the psyche to interpret the QUANTUM of stimulus [transl. _Reizquantum_] proceeding from the rise and fall of the lungs when the cutaneous sensation of the thorax has simultaneously sunk into unconsciousness. * (physics) The smallest possible, and therefore indivisible, unit of a given quantity or quantifiable phenomenon. [from 20th c.] * 2002, David C Cassidy et al., _Understanding Physics_, Birkhauser 2002, p. 602: The QUANTUM of light energy was later called a _photon_. * (mathematics) A definite portion of a manifoldness, limited by a mark or by a boundary. (Can we find and add a quotation of William Kingdon Clifford to this entry?) RELATED TERMS * quantize TRANSLATIONS

quantum (plural quanta)

  1. (now chiefly South Asia) The total amount of something; quantity. [from 17th c.]
  2. The amount or quantity observably present, or available. [from 18th c.]
  3. (physics) The smallest possible, and therefore indivisible, unit of a given quantity or quantifiable phenomenon. [from 20th c.]
  4. (mathematics) A definite portion of a manifoldness, limited by a mark or by a boundary.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of William Kingdon Clifford to this entry?)

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Dont le dans la catégorieENGLISH - ADJECTIVE
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English - Adjective

QUANTUM (_not comparable_) * Of a change, sudden or discrete, without intermediate stages. * (informal) Of a change, significant. * (physics) Involving quanta. * (computing theory) Relating to a quantum computer. DERIVED TERMS TRANSLATIONS

quantum (not comparable)

  1. Of a change, sudden or discrete, without intermediate stages.
  2. (informal) Of a change, significant.
  3. (physics) Involving quanta.
  4. (computing theory) Relating to a quantum computer.

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Dont le dans la catégorieFRENCH - ETYMOLOGY
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French - Etymology

From English _quantum_.

From English quantum.

Dont le dans la catégorieFRENCH - PRONUNCIATION
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French - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /kɑ̃tɔm/, /kwɑ̃tɔm/

  • IPA(key): /kɑ̃tɔm/, /kwɑ̃tɔm/

Dont le dans la catégorieFRENCH - NOUN
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French - Noun

QUANTUM

quantum

Dont le dans la catégorieFRENCH - EXTERNAL LINKS
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French - External Links

* “quantum” in _le Trésor de la langue française informatisé_ (_The Digitized Treasury of the French Language_).

Dont le dans la catégorieITALIAN - NOUN
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Italian - Noun

QUANTUM

quantum

Dont le dans la catégorieLATIN - PRONUNCIATION
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Latin - Pronunciation

* (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈkʷan.tum/

Dont le dans la catégorieLATIN - ADJECTIVE
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Latin - Adjective

QUANTUM * nominative neuter singular of _quantus_ * accusative masculine singular of _quantus_ * accusative neuter singular of _quantus_ * vocative neuter singular of _quantus_

quantum

  1. nominative neuter singular of quantus
  2. accusative masculine singular of quantus
  3. accusative neuter singular of quantus
  4. vocative neuter singular of quantus

Dont le dans la catégorieLATIN - DETERMINER
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Latin - Determiner

QUANTUM (_with genitive_) * as much of […] as * how high, how dear, as dear as

quantum (with genitive)

  1. as much of [] as
  2. how high, how dear, as dear as

Dont le dans la catégorieNOVIAL - ADVERB
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Novial - Adverb

QUANTUM * (interrogative) how much _QUANTUM lu kosta?_ How much does it cost?

quantum

  1. (interrogative) how much
    Quantum lu kosta?
    How much does it cost?

Dont le dans la catégoriePORTUGUESE - ALTERNATIVE FORMS
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Portuguese - Alternative Forms

* quântum (rare)

Dont le dans la catégoriePORTUGUESE - NOUN
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Portuguese - Noun

QUANTUM m (_plural_ QUANTA _or_ QUANTUNS

quantum m (plural quanta or quantuns


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