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English definition of “fair value”

fair value

noun [U]
a way of calculating how much the assets of a business are worth based on how much would be paid for them if they were sold: The fair value of the investment was estimated at $89.5 million.
(Definition of fair value from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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