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transvalue

[trans-val-yoo, tranz-] /trænsˈvæl yu, trænz-/
verb (used with object), transvalued, transvaluing.
1.
to reestimate the value of, especially on a basis differing from accepted standards; reappraise; reevaluate.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; trans- + value
Related forms
transvaluation, noun
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transvalue

/trænzˈvæljuː/
verb -ues, -uing, -ued
1.
(transitive) to evaluate by a principle that varies from the accepted standards
Derived Forms
transvaluation, noun
transvaluer, noun
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