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Meaning of “value” - Learner’s Dictionary

value

noun     /ˈvæljuː/
MONEY [C, U]
B1 how much money something could be sold for: The new road has affected the value of these houses. Cars quickly go down in value.Costs and expenses
IMPORTANCE [U]
B1 how useful or important something is: a document of great historical valueImportanceUseful or advantageous
good value (for money)
B1 If something is good value, it is of good quality or there is a lot of it so you think the amount of money you spent on it was right: The meal was very good value. →  See also face value Costs and expenses
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