(Math.) A definite portion of a manifoldness, limited by a mark or by a boundary.
W. K. Clifford.
Quantum meruit () [L., as much as he merited]
(Law), a count in an action grounded on a promise that the defendant would pay to the plaintiff for his service as much as he should deserve. --
Quantum sufficit (),
Quantum suff. [L., as much suffices]
(Med.), a sufficient quantity; -- abbreviated
q. s. in pharmacy. --
Quantum valebat () [L., as much at it was worth]
(Law), a count in an action to recover of the defendant, for goods sold, as much as they were worth.
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