valorize

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verb val·o·rize \ˈva-lə-ˌrīz\

Definition of valorize

valorized

valorizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to enhance or try to enhance the price, value, or status of by organized and usually governmental action <using subsidies to valorize coffee>

  3. 2 :  to assign value or merit to :  validate

valorization

play \ˌva-lə-rə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

Origin and Etymology of valorize

Portuguese valorizar, from valor value, price, from Medieval Latin


First Known Use: circa 1906


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