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English definition of “appreciation”

appreciation

noun [U] (VALUE)   /əˌpri·ʃiˈeɪ·ʃən/
the act of recognizing someone's worth as a person or showing that you are grateful for something that person has done: "I’d just like a little appreciation," she sobbed.
(Definition of appreciation noun (VALUE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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