Quantify vs Enumerate - What's the difference?

quantify | enumerate |


As verbs the difference between quantify and enumerate

is that quantify is to assign a quantity to while enumerate is to specify each member of a sequence individually in incrementing order.

quantify

English

Verb

  • To assign a quantity to.
  • To determine the value of (a variable or expression).
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    Synonyms

    * (measure the quantity of) quantitate

    enumerate

    English

    Verb

    (enumerat)
  • To specify each member of a sequence individually in incrementing order.
  • To determine the amount of.