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1‘it is important to evaluate the results of surgery’
assess, assess the worth of, put a price on, put a value on
judge, gauge, rate, estimate, appraise, form an opinion of, check something out, form an impression of, make up one's mind about, get the measure of, weigh up, analyse
informal size up
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