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assessment

noun as·sess·ment \ə-ˈses-mənt, a-\

: the act of making a judgment about something : the act of assessing something

: an idea or opinion about something

: an amount that a person is officially required to pay especially as a tax

Full Definition of ASSESSMENT

1
:  the action or an instance of assessing :  appraisal
2
:  the amount assessed

Examples of ASSESSMENT

  1. It's a difficult problem that requires careful assessment.
  2. I don't agree with his assessment of the problem.
  3. The owners claimed the tax assessment on their house was too high.

First Known Use of ASSESSMENT

1534

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