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extrinsic valuenoun [U]

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the ​value of something ​based on such things as appearance or what it could be ​sold for, which may not be its ​realvalue: A day trader's notion of ​value is ​determined by what another ​trader will ​pay a few moments later; it is ​extrinsicvalue.
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