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values
  • noun
    The regard that something is held to deserve; the importance, worth, or usefulness of something. (your support is of great value)
    A person's principles or standards of behavior; one's judgment of what is important in life. (they internalize their parents' rules and values)
    The numerical amount denoted by an algebraic term; a magnitude, quantity, or number. (the mean value of x)
    The relative duration of the sound signified by a note.
    The meaning of a word or other linguistic unit.
    The relative degree of lightness or darkness of a particular color. (the artist has used adjacent color values as the landscape recedes)
    verb
    Estimate the monetary worth of (something) (his estate was valued at $45,000)
    Consider (someone or something) to be important or beneficial; have a high opinion of. (she had come to value her privacy and independence)

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