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  Definition of allotment
  1. the act of distributing by allotting or apportioning; distribution according to a plan; "the apportionment of seats in the House of Representatives is based on the relative population of each state"
  2. a share set aside for a specific purpose
Similar Words: apportionment, apportioning, allocation, parceling, parcelling, assignation

 

Hyponyms: grant, subsidization, subsidisation, reallotment, reapportionment, reallocation, deal, rationing, parcel, portion, share, quota

 

Derivational Morphology: assign, allot, portion, parcel, allocate, apportion, distribute, administer, mete out, deal, parcel out, lot, dispense, shell out, deal out, dish out, dole out

 

 
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