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[trans-val-yoo, tranz-] /trænsˈvæl yu, trænz-/
verb (used with object), transvalued, transvaluing.
to reestimate the value of, especially on a basis differing from accepted standards; reappraise; reevaluate.
Origin of transvalue
1905-10; trans- + value
Related forms
transvaluation, noun Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • But one thing he could not smite; he could neither smite it, or unmask it, or "transvalue" it.

    Visions and Revisions John Cowper Powys
British Dictionary definitions for transvalue


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