\(ˌ) ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈwāshən\ noun
Etymology: trans- + valuation
: the act or process of transvaluing or altering the value or worth placed on something

in his transvaluation of values, sought to do away with this Christian ethic and return to pagan standards — Grace Foster

rebellion … involves a genuine transvaluation where the direct or vicarious experience of frustration leads to full denunciation of previously prized values — R.K.Merton

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