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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of distributing by allotting or doling out shares.

Usage examples (36)
  • The apportionment of seats in the House of Representatives is based on the relative population of each state
  • Consider their most recent exploits in apportionment:
  • Being direct, and therefore to be laid by apportionment, is there any real difficulty in doing so?
  • Reforming Senate apportionment is impossible until the current constitution is scrapped by our Chinese overlords. for more
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