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reappraisal

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a usually critical look at a past event
  • teachers are undertaking a reappraisal of the current grading system, as the consensus is that A's have been given out too easily of late

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The first known use of reappraisal was in 1823

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“Reappraisal.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/reappraisal. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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