- To value; to make a valuation or official estimate of for
the purpose of taxation. - To apportion a sum to be paid by (a person, a community, or
an estate), in the nature of a tax, fine, etc.; to impose a tax upon (a
person, an estate, or an income) according to a rate or apportionment. - To determine and impose a tax or fine upon (a person,
community, estate, or income); to tax; as, the club assessed each
member twenty-five cents. - To fix or determine the rate or amount of.
Meaning of 'Assess' (Princeton's WordNet)
1 . assess
Meaning (1): - evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of
Example in sentence:
access all the factors when taking a risk;
I will have the family jewels appraised by a professional
Meaning (2): - estimate the value of (property) for taxation
Assessment mutual Assessment mutual is a mutual insurance company that has the right to assess policyholders for losses and expenses.
Assessed valuation Assessed valuation is the value assigned to property by a municipality for the purpose of tax assessment. Such an assessed valuation is important to investors in municipal bonds that are backed by property
Vulnerability assessment Vulnerability assessment refers to a Department of Defense, command, or unit-level evaluation (assessment) to determine the vulnerability of an ...
Threat assessment Threat assessment— In antiterrorism, examining the capabilities, intentions, and activities, past and present, of terrorist organizations as well as the ...
Target system assessment Target system assessment refers to the broad assessment of the overall impact and effectiveness of the full spectrum of military force applied against ...
Public affairs assessment Public affairs assessment refers to an analysis of the news media and public environments to evaluate the degree of understanding about strategic and ...
Physical damage assessment Physical damage assessment refers to the estimate of the quantitative extent of physical damage to a target resulting from the application of military force.
Operations security assessment Operations security assessment is an evaluative process to determine the likelihood that critical information can be protected from the adversary’s intelligence.
Munitions effectiveness assessment Munitions effectiveness assessment— conducted concurrently and interactively with battle damage assessment, the assessment of the military force ...
Incident awareness and assessment Incident awareness and assessment— The Secretary of Defense approved use of Department of Defense intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance, and other ...