## Quantity vs Mess - What's the difference?
quantity | mess |
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## quantity## English(wikipedia quantity)
## Noun(quantities)
*You have to choose between***quantity**and quality.
*Some soap making oils are best as base oils, used in a larger***quantity''' in the soap, while other oils are best added in a small '''quantity**.
*Olive oil can be used practically in any***quantity**.
*This bag would normally costs $497.50 for a***quantity**of 250, at a price of $1.99 per piece.
*Generally it should not be used in a***quantity**larger than 15 percent.
*The Boeing P-26A was the first all-metal monoplane fighter produced in***quantity**for the U.S. Army Air Corps.
- x
*plus ''y''*.**quantity**squared equals ''x'' squared plus ''2xy'' plus ''y'' squared
2006 , Jerome E. Kaufmann and Karen Schwitters, Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: A Combined Approach , p 89 *For problems 58-67, translate each word phrase into an algebraic expression.*
*(...)*
**65.**x plus 9, the quantity squared
2005 , R. Mark Sirkin, Statistics For The Social Sciences , p137 *The second, $(\backslash sum\; x)^2$, read "summation of x, quantity squared," tells us to first add up all the xs to get $\backslash sum\; x$ and then square $\backslash sum\; x$ to get $(\backslash sum\; x)^2$.*
1985 , Serge Lang, Math!: Encounters with High School Students , p54 **ANN.**$ra$ quantity cubed.
**SERGE LANG.**That's right, $(ra)^3$.
## Usage notes* In mathematics, used to unambiguously orate mathematical equations; it is extremely rare in print, since there is no need for it there.## Synonyms* Qty## See also* measure * unit## External links* * * |
## mess## English## Etymology 1From (etyl) (m), partly from (etyl) . More at (m); see also (m).
## Noun(es)
*A***mess**of pottage.
*At their savoury dinner set / Of herbs and other country***messes**.
*the wardroom***mess**
1610 , , IV. iv. 11: *But that our feasts / In every***mess**have folly, and the feeders / Digest it with accustom,
from the old practice of dividing companies into sets of four at dinner). - (
*Latimer*)
## Derived terms* Eton mess * lose the number of one's mess * mess hall * mess up * Mills Mess## External links*## Verblabel) To take meals with a mess. label) To belong to a mess. label) To eat (with others). label) To supply with a mess. ## External links*## Etymology 2Perhaps a corruption of (etyl) , compare (muss), or derived from Etymology 1 "mixed foods, as for animals".
## Noun(-)
label) A large quantity or number. label) Excrement. ## Quotations* (English Citations of "mess")
## Synonyms* see also## Verb(es)
label) To make a mess of. label) To throw into confusion. label) To interfere. ## Derived terms(terms derived from "mess")
* messy
* mess around
* mess up
* mess with
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