quantity (n.) Old form(s): quantitie
equal amount, same proportion
Ham III.ii.177[Second Player as Queen to her King] And women's fear and love hold quantity [i.e. are of an equivalent amount]
MND I.i.232[Helena alone] Things base and vile, holding no quantity, / Love can transpose to form and dignity
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