Quantitate is not a word.
No matter how many times you use it in a paragraph.
Seriously, b.s. academic jargon is one of my biggest pet-peeves. You are not smarter if you write incomprehensibly. It takes far more skill to explain complicated ideas in a way that makes it understandable to the average intelligent adult.
eta. (yes I’m clear that it is technically a word, according to the dictionary. I’m just rejecting that reality, because I find it obnoxious)