Meaning of ALLOCATION in English

ALLOCATION

In a general sense, distribution for employment of limited forces and resources among competing requirements. Specific allocations (e.g., air sorties, nuclear weapons, forces, and transportation) are described as allocation of air sorties, nuclear weapons, etc. See also allocation (air); allocation (nuclear); allocation (transportation); apportionment. (JP 5-0)

DOD English dictionary of military terms.      Английский словарь военных терминов DOD.