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English definition of “estimation”

estimation

noun [S] (OPINION)    /ˌes.tɪˈmeɪ.ʃən/
your opinion of someone or something: In my estimation a lot of other banks are going to have the same problem. He sank in my estimation (= my opinion of him fell) when I saw how he treated his wife.Opinions, beliefs and points of view
(Definition of estimation noun (OPINION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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