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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Evaluation  \E*val`u*a"tion\,  n.  [Cf.  F.  ['e]valuation,  LL 
  evaluatio.] 
  Valuation;  appraisement.  --J.  S.  Mill. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  evaluation 
  n  1:  act  of  ascertaining  or  fixing  the  value  or  worth  of  [syn:  {rating}] 
  2:  an  appraisal  of  the  value  of  something  [syn:  {valuation},  {rating}] 
 
  From  The  Free  On-line  Dictionary  of  Computing  (13  Mar  01)  [foldoc]: 
 
  evaluation 
 
    1.  Converting  an  expression  into  a  value  using 
  some  {reduction  strategy}. 
 
  2.  The  process  of  examining  a  system  or  system  component  to 
  determine  the  extent  to  which  specified  properties  are 
  present. 
 
  (1996-05-13) 
 
 




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