valuation

  • 1 valuation — val·u·a·tion /ˌval yu̇ wā shən/ n 1: the act or process of valuing actuarial valuation of the assets and liabilities of a state pension fund; specif: appraisal of property valuation of marital property is a factual finding that will not be upset… …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 Valuation — may refer to: *Valuation (finance), the determination of the economic value of an asset or liability *Valuation (ethics), the determination of the ethic or philosophic value of an object *Valuation (algebra) *Valuation (logic) *Valuation (measure …

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  • 3 Valuation — Val u*a tion, n. 1. The act of valuing, or of estimating value or worth; the act of setting a price; estimation; appraisement; as, a valuation of lands for the purpose of taxation. [1913 Webster] 2. Value set upon a thing; estimated value or… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 valuation — 1520s, from O.Fr. valuacion, noun of action from valuer (see VALUE (Cf. value)) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5 valuation — ► NOUN ▪ an estimation of something s worth. DERIVATIVES valuate verb (chiefly N. Amer. ) …

    English terms dictionary

  • 6 valuation — [val΄yo͞o ā′shən] n. [OFr valuacion] 1. the act of determining the value or price of anything; evaluation; appraisal 2. determined or estimated value or price on the market 3. estimation of the worth, merit, etc. of anything valuational adj.… …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 Valuation — En mathématiques, plus particulièrement en géométrie algébrique et en théorie des nombres, une valuation, ou valuation de Krull, est une mesure de la multiplicité. La notion est une généralisation de la notion de degré ou d ordre d annulation d… …

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  • 8 valuation — the process of appraising the worth of property according to some recognised criteria. Glossary of Business Terms Determination of the value of a company s stock based on earnings and the market value of assets. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary To… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 9 valuation */ — UK [ˌvæljʊˈeɪʃ(ə)n] / US [ˌvæljuˈeɪʃ(ə)n] noun Word forms valuation : singular valuation plural valuations a) [uncountable] the process of deciding how much money something is worth b) [countable] a decision concerning the value of something… …

    English dictionary

  • 10 valuation — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ high, low ▪ detailed ▪ independent ▪ current ▪ actuarial (finance) …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 11 valuation — [[t]væ̱ljue͟ɪʃ(ə)n[/t]] valuations N VAR A valuation is a judgement that someone makes about how much money something is worth. ...an independent valuation of the company... The valuations reflect prices at 1 April 1991... Valuation lies at the… …

    English dictionary

  • 12 valuation — /ˌvæljυ eɪʃ(ə)n/ noun an estimate of how much something is worth ● to ask for a valuation of a property before making an offer for it ♦ to buy a shop with stock at valuation when buying a shop, to pay for the stock the value as estimated by the… …

    Marketing dictionary in english

  • 13 valuation — /ˌvælju eɪʃ(ə)n/ noun an estimate of how much something is worth ● to ask for a valuation of a property before making an offer for it ♦ to buy a shop with stock at valuation when buying a shop, to pay a price for the stock which is equal to the… …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 14 valuation — The act of ascertaining the worth of a thing. The estimated worth or price of a thing. See also appraisal assessed valuation fair value special use valuation value @ valuation list …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 15 valuation — valuational, adj. valuationally, adv. /val yooh ay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act of estimating or setting the value of something; appraisal. 2. an estimated value or worth. 3. the awareness or acknowledgment of the quality, nature, excellence, or the… …

    Universalium

  • 16 valuation — val|u|a|tion [ ,vælju eıʃn ] noun * uncount the process of deciding how much money something is worth a. count a decision concerning the value of something: Before initiating a sale you should obtain an independent valuation. a valuation report …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 17 valuation — noun (C, U) a judgment about how much something is worth, how effective or useful a particular idea or plan will be etc: put a valuation on: The valuation they put on the house was far too high …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 Valuation — The process of determining the current worth of an asset or company. There are many techniques that can be used to determine value, some are subjective and others are objective. For example, an analyst valuing a company may look at the company s… …

    Investment dictionary

  • 19 valuation — val|u|a|tion [ˌvæljuˈeıʃən] n [U and C] 1.) a professional judgment about how much something is worth ▪ The property has a valuation of $1.6 billion. 2.) a judgment about how effective or useful a particular idea or plan will be …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 valuation — val•u•a•tion [[t]ˌvæl yuˈeɪ ʃən[/t]] n. 1) the act of appraisal 2) an estimated value 3) the estimation or acknowledgment of the worth of something: to set a high valuation on heroism[/ex] • Etymology: 1520–30 val u•a′tion•al, adj. val… …

    From formal English to slang