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  Definition of apportion
  1. distribute according to a plan or set apart for a special purpose; "I am allocating a loaf of bread to everyone on a daily basis"; "I''m allocating the rations for the camping trip"
  2. give out as one''s portion or share
Similar Words: allocate, share, divvy up, portion out, deal

 

Hyponyms: reapportion, reallocate, ration, ration out, award, present, grant

 

Entailments: separate, divide, part

 

Derivational Morphology: allotment, apportionment, apportioning, allocation, parceling, parcelling, assignation, allocator, distributor, deal, parcel, portion, share, partaker, sharer, sharing, share-out

 

Anagrams: pronation, partition, proration, iron trap

 

 
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