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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of distributing by apportioning; A share set aside for a specific purpose.

Usage examples (36)
  • We complain that we can't make what time we have go around, yet day after day we spend our allotment doing things we don't really want to be doing.
  • The duty-free allotment is per capita, not per stirpes.
  • However the official conformation over the land allotment is awaited.
  • And if you're driving, your duty-free allotment is less than if by air. for more
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