par value

noun
face value ( def 1 ).

Origin:
1800–10

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par value
 
n
market value Compare book value Also called: face value the value imprinted on the face of a share certificate or bond and used to assess dividend, capital ownership, or interest

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Example sentences
But the implicit put option, at par value, is not backed up by any capital or
  official enhancement whatsoever.
There would be a par value on wages, housing, and even public services.
Stock is often referred to a having par value, book value, and market value.
Shares without par value may be issued or sold at any price.
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