— valuational , adj. — valuationally , adv.
/val'yooh ay"sheuhn/ , n.
1. the act of estimating or setting the value of something; appraisal.
2. an estimated value or worth.
3. the awareness or acknowledgment of the quality, nature, excellence, or the like of something: public valuation of the importance of education.
[ 1520-30; VALUE + -ATION; cf. MF valuation ]