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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Distribute according to a plan or set apart for a special purpose; Give out as one's portion or share.

Usage examples (35)
  • Census data will be used to "apportion" Congressional seats to each state.
  • Let Statesmen apportion; all know where the Honour
  • But we also need a plan to apportion those delegates.
  • The report was "not designed to apportion blame", he says. for more
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