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Synonyms for allocation
ˌæl əˈkeɪ ʃənal·lo·ca·tion

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  1. allotment, allocationnoun

    a share set aside for a specific purpose

    Synonyms:
    apportioning, apportionment, parceling, storage allocation, allotment, assignation, parcelling

  2. allotment, apportionment, apportioning, allocation, parceling, parcelling, assignationnoun

    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"

    Synonyms:
    apportioning, apportionment, tryst, parceling, storage allocation, allotment, assignation, parcelling

  3. allocation, storage allocationnoun

    (computer science) the assignment of particular areas of a magnetic disk to particular data or instructions

    Synonyms:
    storage allocation, apportionment, assignation, parceling, allotment, apportioning, parcelling

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How to use allocation in a sentence?

  1. Jason Kyrwood:

    The lender benefits from a greater allocation than it would otherwise get and receives an attractive return, but the cost to the borrower is still inside the flex that arrangers would have insisted on if the loan was to be syndicated.

  2. Anish Shah:

    Our capital allocation actions are almost complete ... We’re now really starting to focus on how can we drive significant growth.

  3. Alan Gayle:

    We trimmed overall international exposure in the RidgeWorth Allocation Strategies as a means to reducing overall portfolio risk, until such time as the clouds begin to lift.

  4. Thomas Taw:

    It will make sense for portfolio managers to start allocating separately to EM ex-China, as well as getting China exposure directly through single country allocation.

  5. Sanja Bornman:

    It is not the cultural practice that is the problem here; it is the allocation of state funds on the basis of girls' sexuality that violates the constitutional protection to equality, dignity and privacy.


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