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estimation

noun

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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

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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

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The first known use of estimation was in the 14th century

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“Estimation.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/estimation. Accessed 23 January 2020.

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