As these results clearly demonstrate, the word “quantiate” is much more highly correlated with biology than with physics, and vice versa for “quantify.” Since, as everybody knows, physicists are smarter than biologists, this means that using the word “quantitate” is stupid.
 V. Adrian Parsegian. Harness the hubris: Useful things physicists could do in biology. Physics Today, pages 23–27, 1997. See counterpoint column by R.H. Austin p 27, e.g., “Having lived with biologists and biochemists for a number of years, I know damn well that many of them can’t reason their way out of a paper bag, and that they really need the analytical and experimental gifts of good physicists...”.
UPDATE: Forgot to add the link to the paper! Fixed.