Definition of market value in English:

market value

Syllabification: mar·ket val·ue


  • The amount for which something can be sold on a given market. Often contrasted with book value.
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    • I accept that the invoiced amount represents the fair market value of the goods sold.
    • The payment is equal to the market value, which is lower than the income tax payable on the share option gain.
    • Any fruit not indigenous to your village will fetch a higher market value when sold.

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