Definition of quantum
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quantum
adverb
  1. as much as, so much as, to as great an extent
  2. how much, how far, to how great an extent
  3. with compp., the more, the greater
  4. with ellips. of tanto
Abbreviations
quantum adv. quantus, as much as, so much as, to as great an extent: erus, quantum audio, uxore excidit, as far as I hear, T.: quantum suspicor, as far as I can conjecture, T.: quantum in me fuit, ieci, to my best ability: non igitur adhuc, quantum quidem in te est, intellego deos esse, i. e. for all you have said to prove it: castris, nisi quantum usūs cogerent, tenebatur miles, L.: Quantum ad Pirithoum, as far as concerned, O.: ut, quantum homo possit, quam cautissime navigem: quantum maximā voce potuit, at the very top of his voice, L.: quantum maxime adcelerare poterat, as fast as ever, L.: tu quantum potest Abi, as quickly as possible, T.: ea, quantum potui, feci, as well as I could: ut hunc, quantum possent, sublevarent, to their utmost ability.

—How much, how far, to how great an extent: quantum intersit, videte: quantum possent, ostendere.

—With compp., the more, the greater: quantum se magis insinuabant, eo acrius, etc., L.: quantum augebatur militum numerus, tanto maiore pecuniā opus erat, L.

—With ellips. of tanto: quantum incresceret aetas, voltūs minus vigentes erant, L.
 
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