pretium affectionis

noun
pre·ti·um af·fec·ti·o·nis | \ˈpretēəməˌfektēˈōnə̇s\
plural pretia affectionis\-tēə- \

Definition of pretium affectionis 

: a factitious value placed upon a thing by its owner because of some sentimental association or a whim

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History and Etymology for pretium affectionis

Latin, price of affection

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