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estimation

noun

Definition of ESTIMATION

1
an opinion on the nature, character, or quality of something <the teacher's estimation of her student's scientific aptitude proved to be well-founded when he won a national science award>
2
the act of placing a value on the nature, character, or quality of something <I may have been a little too hasty in my estimation of his musical abilities>

March 29, 2015
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