evaluate

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Backformation from evaluation.

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evaluate (third-person singular simple present evaluates, present participle evaluating, simple past and past participle evaluated)

  1. (transitive) to draw conclusions from examining; to assess
    It will take several years to evaluate the material gathered in the survey.
  2. (transitive, mathematics) to compute or determine the value of (an expression)
    Evaluate this polynomial.

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