Synonyms of allocation


1. allotment, allocation, share, portion, part, percentage

usage: a share set aside for a specific purpose

2. allotment, apportionment, apportioning, allocation, parceling, parcelling, assignation, distribution

usage: 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"

3. allocation, storage allocation, assignment, assigning

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

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