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NOUN:
  1. Recognition of the quality, value, significance, or magnitude of people and things.
  2. A judgment or opinion, especially a favorable one.
  3. An expression of gratitude.
  4. Awareness or delicate perception, especially of aesthetic qualities or values.
  5. A rise in value or price, especially over time.



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