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English definition of “value”

value

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈvæljuː/
to judge how much money something is worth: Soft assets are hard to value. A tried and tested way of valuing companies is looking at cash flow.value sth at sth The property is valued at $160,000.
to consider something important or good: We value our partnership with the government.value sb/sth for sth Plastic manufacturers value this polymer for its ability to withstand high temperatures.
(Definition of value verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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