noun Date: 1629 1. the act of undervaluing 2. a value below the real worth

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  • undervaluation — UK US /ˌʌndəvæljuˈeɪʃən/ noun [U] FINANCE ► the act of deciding or saying that something is less valuable or important than it really is: »Their offer is a gross undervaluation of our shares …   Financial and business terms

  • Undervaluation — Un der*val u*a tion, n. The act of undervaluing; a rate or value not equal to the real worth. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • undervaluation — index disregard (lack of respect), understatement Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • undervaluation — See undervalue. * * * …   Universalium

  • undervaluation — noun a) The act of undervaluing, of assigning too low a value to something. b) A value that is inappropriately low …   Wiktionary

  • undervaluation — n. overly low estimation of value, underestimation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • undervaluation — /ˌʌndəvæljυ eɪʃ(ə)n/ noun the state of being valued at less than the true worth …   Marketing dictionary in english

  • undervaluation — /ˌʌndəvæljυ eɪʃ(ə)n/ noun the state of being valued, or the act of valuing something, at less than the true worth …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • undervaluation — noun too low a value or price assigned to something • Derivationally related forms: ↑undervalue • Hypernyms: ↑evaluation, ↑valuation, ↑rating …   Useful english dictionary

  • undervalue — undervaluation, n. /un deuhr val yooh/, v.t., undervalued, undervaluing. 1. to value below the real worth; put too low a value on. 2. to diminish in value; make of less value. 3. to have insufficient regard or esteem for; hold too low an opinion… …   Universalium

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