Definition of “assessor” - English Dictionary

(Definition of “assessor” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“assessor” in Business English

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assessornoun [ C ]

uk /əˈsesər/ us //

someone, usually an expert, who makes a judgement or decision about a person or situation after considering all the information:

In the role of assessor, the tester examines each candidate's writing to determine its strengths and areas of weakness.

PROPERTY, TAX someone who calculates the value of a property, so that a decision can be made about the amount of tax that must be paid on it:

The assessor's offices vary in how they determine a home's value.

INSURANCE a person or company that calculates the cost of loss or damage for your insurance:

An assessor sent on behalf of the insurance company examined the damage on December 15.

LAW an expert in a subject who advises a court or other official organization:

The scientific assessor was asked to testify in court.

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