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Meaning of EVALUATION

Pronunciation:  iv`alyoo'eyshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  act of ascertaining or fixing the value or worth of
  2. [n]  an appraisal of the value of something; "he set a high valuation on friendship"
 

EVALUATION is a 10 letter word that starts with E.

 

 Synonyms: rating, rating, valuation
 
 See Also: appraisal, assessment, assessment, bond rating, grade, grading, judgement, judgment, mark, marking, overvaluation, pricing, reevaluation, score, scoring, undervaluation

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\E*val`u*a"tion\, n. [Cf. F. ['e]valuation, LL.
evaluatio.]
Valuation; appraisement. --J. S. Mill.

 
Computing Dictionary
 
 Definition: 

1. Converting an expression into a value using some reduction strategy.

2. The process of examining a system or system component to determine the extent to which specified properties are present.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: analyzing, appraisal, appraisement, appraising, appreciation, apprizal, approximation, assessing, assessment, assize, assizement, calculation, categorization, classification, computation, correction, decision, determination, dual pricing, estimate, estimation, evaluating, evaluative criticism, factoring, figuring, gauging, grouping, identification, instrumentation, interpretation, judgement, judging, judgment, measure, measurement, measuring, mensuration, metric system, opinion, price determination, pricing, quantification, quantization, ranking, rating, reckoning, sifting, sifting out, sorting, sorting out, stock, survey, surveying, telemetering, telemetry, triangulation, unit pricing, valuation, valuing, view, weighing, winnowing
 

 

 

 

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