English noun: quantity 
1.  quantity how much there is or how many there are of something that you can quantify 

 Synonyms  amount, measure 

 Broader (hypernym)  abstract entity, abstraction 

 Narrower (hyponym)  chance, cordage, definite quantity, economic value, fundamental measure, fundamental quantity, indefinite quantity, interval, magnetisation, magnetization, metric, octane number, octane rating, period of play, play, playing period, point, point in time, probability, proof, quantum, radical, relative quantity, system of measurement, time interval, time unit, unit of time, value, volume, volume 

 Attribute  nonstandard, standard 

2.  quantity (attribute) an adequate or large amount 

 Samples  He had a quantity of ammunition.


 Broader (hypernym)  amount 

 Narrower (hyponym)  abundance, copiousness, teemingness 

 Attribute  abundant, deficient, insufficient, scarce, sufficient 

3.  quantity (cognition) the concept that something has a magnitude and can be represented in mathematical expressions by a constant or a variable 

 Broader (hypernym)  concept, conception, construct 

 Narrower (hyponym)  amount, binomial, constant, constant quantity, invariable, mathematical product, numerical quantity, operand, parameter, product, proportional, quantum, sum, term, total, variable, variable quantity 
