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The former chief executive of a rival offered an acerbic assessment. Times, Sunday Times (2016)At the moment his department is doing damage assessment. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Continued risk assessment complete with internal and external audits are essential best practices to complete any compliance programme. Computing (2010)Today it takes about four assessments, independent review panels and possibly a complaint to the ombudsman to get a fair result. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A spokesman for the Indian government offered a withering assessment of the call. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A full assessment of the damage is under way, but initial reports suggest it is minimal. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Again, complete the assessment form yourself (it can also be found at tinyurl. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Self assessment is usually completed by those earning more than 100,000, freelancers and people with multiple sources of income. Times, Sunday Times (2017)This historical review provides perspective for thinking about that assessment. Christianity Today (2000)We need you to complete the risk assessment. Times, Sunday Times (2012)No place could be found for him in a prison which did offer such assessments. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They found that routine clinical assessments by doctors provided almost as much information about future heart problems. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This evaluation includes an assessment of the degree of structure necessary to ensure safety. Trauma and Recovery (1992)Now is the time for calm assessment and rational judgments on her future. Times, Sunday Times (2010)That will be the right time to make an assessment about whether it can make sustainable profits. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The real value for you and the employer will come from an assessment completed honestly. The Sun (2014)These assessment wards provide intensive diagnostic facilities and prompt access to specialists. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It will take years to give a fair assessment of what has been left behind. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It comes after the heads of some specialist schools voiced concern about the assessment system. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The first such net assessment has been completed on a classified basis. Preventing World War III - A Realistic Grand Strategy (1988)Does the military assessment offer prudent and achievable goals? Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is a demanding qualification that provides highly valid assessment and encourages good teaching and learning. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It needs a new management to give it fresh assessment and fresh direction. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This is part of ongoing assessment of student progress in understanding the mathematical ideas they are being taught. Advanced Educational Psychology For Educators, Researchers and Policymakers, (1995)There is substantial assessment of students to make certain that problems are not overlooked and their treatment delayed. Advanced Educational Psychology For Educators, Researchers and Policymakers, (1995)Many had been drawing handouts for decades but stopped before their face-to-face assessment was due. The Sun (2012)Time for a trip to A&E for damage assessment and a dose of antibiotic ointment. The Sun (2012)Research grades were low in the last assessments, and student survey results were disappointing. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Having had their expectations undermined, what now is their assessment of the damage to the banks overall? Times, Sunday Times (2009)Teams of students work together, with the goal of the assessment the evaluation of the educational program rather than the individual students. Advanced Educational Psychology For Educators, Researchers and Policymakers, (1995)And all through the Huntingdon Road area residents had returned to do their own assessments of the damage. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'assessment'
British English: assessment NOUN
An assessment is a consideration of someone or something and a judgment about them.
There is little assessment of the damage to the natural environment.
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