Definitions

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  • n. a person who valuates; an assessor or appraiser
  • n. a person who appreciates something and sets a value on it

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who values; an appraiser.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See cruiser, 2.
  • n. One who values, in any sense.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone who assesses the monetary worth of possessions

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Once the repairs are finished, the same valuer is paid for a 2nd visit to make certain the repairs have been finished.

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  • Now, the Bombay High Court has taken into consideration investors 'objections and appointed an independent valuer, that is, Ernst

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  • The share price has already plummeted from £5 less than two years ago to around 20p at the end of last week and they will now have to wait for a Treasury appointed independent 'valuer' to decide how much - if any - compensation they might receive.

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  • As well as placing a worth on the home, a valuer must also confirm there are no major structural defects, for example a bad foundation, leaky roof, or termite damage.

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  • If the valuer discovers property defects, you must hire a contractor to finish the repairs.

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  • A quick walk around the corner past two pawnbrokers, Richard Sharp, a valuer at rival estate agent Yates Walker, tells the same story.

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  • In the event, she met a property valuer, Anthony LoCicero, online and later he flew to England, where she had returned, for a blind date.

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  • The market for top fine guns is traditionally good, providing collectors with a stable investment, says Roland Elworthy, valuer at Holt's, U.K. auctioneers specializing in modern and antique guns.

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  • "Like any investment, if you don't know your stuff you can lose a bundle," says Andy Simpson , a Sutherland-based independent whisky valuer and consultant.

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  • In what appears to be a classic case of putting the cart before the horse, the chairman John Fry's letter to shareholders states: "After completion of the reorganisation, it is then intended that the freehold land at Huish Park will be purchased by Yeovil Town Holdings Limited [a company set up to hold the property assets] at an arm's length valuation provided by an independent and qualified valuer."

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