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tr.v. un·der·val·ued, un·der·val·u·ing, un·der·val·ues
1. To assign too low a value to; underestimate.
2. To have too little regard or esteem for.

un′der·val′u·a′tion n.
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Noun1.undervaluation - too low a value or price assigned to something
rating, valuation, evaluation - an appraisal of the value of something; "he set a high valuation on friendship"
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And though only the best of them will be appointed by their predecessors, still they will be unworthy to hold their fathers' places, and when they come into power as guardians, they will soon be found to fall in taking care of us, the Muses, first by under-valuing music; which neglect will soon extend to gymnastic; and hence the young men of your State will be less cultivated.
of Because there is no up-front charge, people may also be under-valuing their current account and the potential for how much better off they could be if they moved to a deal which better suited their needs.
With thousands of vacant nursing posts of ts and surging patient demand, the NHS simply cannot afford to keep under-valuing its nursing staff, forcing thousands to go abroad.
This updated gender-sensitive approach addressed men's under-valuing of women's time, skills and contributions to farming activities.
Professor David Pickernell, director of the Centre for Enterprise at the University of South Wales, warned that women entrepreneurs often fall into the trap of under-valuing their activities and consequently underpricing their goods or services, which risks them getting stuck in a spiral of low income and low growth.
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This over-valuing of the foreign and under-valuing of the domestic, in part an effect of a self-effacing social etiquette, is a radical indictment of the powerful impact of Western scholarship.
Honestly, organising the U-17 tournament does not really bring great glory to the UAE, but we need to understand that this is an important event and we are not under-valuing it as it is a great event to host.
The IAC Goa also demands that Mr Khurshid explain what appears to be gross under-valuing of his properties in Goa.
Money launderers in Zambia have used structuring, currency exchanges, monetary instruments, gambling, under-valuing assets, front businesses, and non-financial institutions to launder their proceeds.
He accused the company of under-valuing the concessions made by the local trade unions to achieve savings rather than see the operation switched to Eastern Europe or the Far East.
Care must be taken to avoid under-valuing or over-valuing their assets by defaulting to either an in exchange exit price, or failing to consider market participant assumptions.