pertaining to or concerned with quality or qualities.

1600–10; < Late Latin quālitātīvus, equivalent to quālitāt- (stem of quālitās) quality + -īvus -ive

qualitatively, adverb
nonqualitative, adjective
nonqualitatively, adverb

qualitative, quantitative.
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qualitative (ˈkwɒlɪtətɪv, -ˌteɪ-)
Compare quantitative involving or relating to distinctions based on quality or qualities

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Word Origin & History

c.1600, from L.L. qualitativus, from L. qualitas (see quality).
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Example sentences
Synthetic pesticides are qualitatively different from natural ones, and it's
  the differences that often make the danger.
Qualitatively, the dancers on view are no slouches either.
While the motivation behind genetic engineering is age-old, the technology
  itself represents something qualitatively new.
What was understood as normal in the postwar years, however, was qualitatively
  different from anything that had preceded it.
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