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val·ue

 (văl′yo͞o)
n.
1. An amount, as of goods, services, or money, considered to be a fair and suitable equivalent for something else; a fair price or return.
2. Monetary or material worth: the fluctuating value of gold and silver.
3. Worth in usefulness or importance to the possessor; utility or merit: the value of an education.
4. often values A principle or standard, as of behavior, that is considered important or desirable: "The speech was a summons back to the patrician values of restraint and responsibility" (Jonathan Alter).
5. Precise meaning or import, as of a word.
6. Mathematics A quantity or number expressed by an algebraic term.
7. Music The relative duration of a tone or rest.
8. The relative darkness or lightness of a color. See Table at color.
9. Linguistics The sound quality of a letter or diphthong.
10. One of a series of specified values: issued a stamp of new value.
tr.v. val·ued, val·u·ing, val·ues
1. To determine or estimate the worth or value of; appraise.
2. To regard highly; esteem: I value your advice. See Synonyms at appreciate.
3. To rate according to relative estimate of worth or desirability; evaluate: valued health above money.
4. To assign a value to (a unit of currency, for example).
adj.
1. Of or relating to the practice of investing in individual securities that, according to some fundamental measure, such as book value, appear to be relatively less expensive than comparable securities.
2. Relating to or consisting of principles or standards: a value system.

[Middle English, from Old French, from feminine past participle of valoir, to be strong, be worth, from Latin valēre; see wal- in Indo-European roots.]

val′u·er n.

valuer

(ˈvæljʊə)
n
(Professions) a person who assesses the monetary worth of a work of art, jewel, house, etc; appraiser
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.valuer - someone who assesses the monetary worth of possessionsvaluer - someone who assesses the monetary worth of possessions
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
appraiser, valuator - one who estimates officially the worth or value or quality of things
Translations

valuer

[ˈvaljʊəʳ] N (Brit) → tasador(a) m/f

valuer

[ˈvæljuːər] nexpert m (en estimations)value system nsystème m de valeurs

valuer

n (Brit) → Schätzer(in) m(f)

valuer

[ˈvæljʊəʳ] nstimatore/trice
References in classic literature ?
Garth had failed in the building business, which he had unfortunately added to his other avocations of surveyor, valuer, and agent, had conducted that business for a time entirely for the benefit of his assignees, and had been living narrowly, exerting himself to the utmost that he might after all pay twenty shillings in the pound.
Be so good as to write to Christie's for me, and ask them to send down a valuer to go through the pictures.
Elevated is then your body, and raised up; with its delight, enraptureth it the spirit; so that it becometh creator, and valuer, and lover, and everything's benefactor.
THOMAS SAPSEA, AUCTIONEER, VALUER, ESTATE AGENT, &c.
HONG KONG, Nov 26, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - The Hong Kong Institute of Financial Valuers ("HKIFV" or the "Institute") announced the commencement of the Institute at the inauguration ceremony held at the Conrad Hong Kong on 26 November 2015.
The model, in its original box, was valued at up to PS150 by Jeremy Lamond, fine art director at Halls in Shrewsbury, who took a team of valuers to the Dragon Theatre for a valuation event to raise money for the town's RNLI.
AT the annual autumn forum of the National Association of Valuers and Auctioneers in Oxford recently, a Welsh auctioneers walked off with the 2015 award for fine art and antiques Auction House of the Year.
Jon Moore, director at SP+M, said: "The lack of valuers is a real industry issue, so to have attracted professionals of Roger's and Stephen's experience is fantastic news.
Now, according to David Coulson, secretary of the Northumbria & Cumbria branch of the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers (CAAV), it's almost impossible to break down the role to a few simple bullet points.
This article seeks to analyze the theoretical basis of the profession and explore how the valuation practices of Jamaica's valuers have been shaped by valuation theory.
HypZert is Germany's leading national organization for valuers working in real estate valuation and analysis in the financial industry with international partners.
Contract award: Consultants Framework Agreement Valuers.