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estimationnoun [U]

us   /ˌes·təˈmeɪ·ʃən/
judgment; opinion: The first novel was successful, whereas the second, in my estimation, was not.
(Definition of estimation from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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estimationnoun

uk   /ˌestɪˈmeɪʃən/ us  
[S] your opinion of someone or something: in sb's estimation In my estimation a lot of other banks are going to have the same problem.
[C] a guess about the cost, size, value, etc. of something: computer-aided estimations an estimation of the cost
(Definition of estimation from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “estimation”
in Arabic تَقدير…
in Korean 평가치…
in Portuguese estimativa, parecer, opinião…
in Catalan opinió…
in Japanese (人、物に対する)意見…
in Chinese (Simplified) 看法, 估计, 判断…
in Turkish kanı, kanaat, düşünce…
in Russian суждение, мнение…
in Chinese (Traditional) 看法, 估計, 判斷…
in Italian giudizio…
in Polish ocena, opinia…
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