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assessment

noun

Definition of ASSESSMENT

1
a charge usually of money collected by the government from people or businesses for public use <hated paying the annual assessment on his car>
2
an opinion on the nature, character, or quality of something <I'm far too quiet, in the assessment of my new boss>
3
the act of placing a value on the nature, character, or quality of something <we may have been too hasty in our assessment of the value of the property>

March 28, 2015
persiflage Hear it
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