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noun     appraisal pronunciation in American English
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  1. 1
    [countable] an official statement about how valuable a piece of property is

    We had an appraisal made on the house.

  2. 2
    [countable/uncountable] an opinion about how successful, effective, etc. someone or something is

    a critical appraisal of the government’s economic strategy

  3. 3
    [countable/uncountable] business British an evaluation between a manager and someone who works for them

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