Meaning of “market value” in the English Dictionary

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"market value" in British English

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market valuenoun [ C or U ]

/ˈmɑː.kɪt ˌvæl.juː/ /ˈmɑːr.kɪt ˌvæl.juː/ specialized

the price at which something can be sold, at a particular time in a particular place:

At the time the company had a market value of around €300 million.
Government officials say they will buy the property at market value if it is at risk of flooding after the dam is torn down.
The car is offered at a price well below market value.

(Definition of “market value” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"market value" in Business English

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market valuenoun [ C or U ]

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also market price COMMERCE the price that something could be sold for at a particular time:

market value for sth The total market value for the five-bedroom house was $127,498.

STOCK MARKET the total value of a company's shares, or of all companies together on a particular stock market:

The company's market value is about $5 billion.

(Definition of “market value” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)