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evaluation

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1 an opinion on the nature, character, or quality of something
  • what's your evaluation of her writing ability?

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2 the act of placing a value on the nature, character, or quality of something
  • the evaluation of the defendant's mental condition was conducted by a team of psychiatrists

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The first known use of evaluation was circa 1622

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“Evaluation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/evaluation. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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