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Quantifier meaning in English

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1. logical quantifier, quantifier

(logic) a word (such as some' or all' or no') that binds the variables in a logical proposition

2. quantifier

(grammar) a word that expresses a quantity (as fifteen' or many')

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1. logic
a symbol including a variable that indicates the degree of generality of the expression in which that variable occurs, as (∃x) in (∃x)Fx, rendered "something is an F", (x) in (x)(FxGx), rendered "all Fs are Gs"
any other symbol with an analogous interpretation
the existential quantifier, (∃x), corresponds to the words "there is something, x, such that …"
2. grammar
a word or phrase in a natural language having this role, such as some, all, or many in English

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a word, term, prefix, symbol, etc. that quantifies

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see synonyms of quantifier
1. Logic An operator that limits the variables of a proposition, as some or all.
2. Linguistics A word or other constituent that expresses a quantity or contrast in quantity, as some, all, or many.

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