Quant vs. Quality

By Jaxson

  • Quant (noun)

    A quantitative analyst.

  • Quant (noun)

    A punting pole with a broad flange near the end to prevent it from sinking into the mud; a setting pole.

  • Quant (noun)

    A vertical shaft used to drive a millstone.

  • Quant (verb)

    To propel using a quant.

  • Quality (noun)

    Level of excellence.

    “This school is well-known for having teachers of high quality.”

    “Quality of life is usually determined by health, education, and income.”

  • Quality (noun)

    A property or an attribute that differentiates a thing or person.

    “One of the qualities of pure iron is that it does not rust easily.”

    “While being impulsive can be great for artists, it is not a desirable quality for engineers.”

    “Security, stability, and efficiency are good qualities of an operating system.”

  • Quality (noun)

    High social position. (See also the quality.)

    “A peasant is not allowed to fall in love with a lady of quality.”

    “Membership of this golf club is limited to those of quality and wealth.”

  • Quality (noun)

    The degree to which a man-made object or system is free from bugs and flaws, as opposed to scope of functions or quantity of items.

  • Quality (noun)

    In a two-phase liquid–vapor mixture, the ratio of the mass of vapor present to the total mass of the mixture.

  • Quality (noun)

    The third step in OPQRST where the responder investigates what the NOI/MOI feels like.

    “To identify quality try asking, “what does it feel like?”.”

  • Quality (adjective)

    Being of good worth, well made, fit for purpose.

    “We only sell quality products.”

    “That was a quality game by Jim Smith.”

    “A quality system ensures products meet customer requirements.”

  • Quality (noun)

    the standard of something as measured against other things of a similar kind; the degree of excellence of something

    “an improvement in product quality”

    “these colleges provide a better quality of education”

  • Quality (noun)

    general excellence of standard or level

    “a masterpiece for connoisseurs of quality”

  • Quality (noun)

    short for quality paper

  • Quality (noun)

    high social standing

    “commanding the admiration of people of quality”

  • Quality (noun)

    people of high social standing

    “he’s dazed at being called on to speak before quality”

  • Quality (noun)

    a distinctive attribute or characteristic possessed by someone or something

    “he shows strong leadership qualities”

    “the plant’s aphrodisiac qualities”

  • Quality (noun)

    the distinguishing characteristic or characteristics of a speech sound.

  • Quality (noun)

    any of three properties (cardinal, fixed, or mutable), representing types of movement, that a zodiacal sign can possess.

  • Quality (adjective)

    of good quality; excellent

    “he’s a quality player”

Oxford Dictionary

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