Meaning of ALLOCATION in English

ALLOCATION

noun

1 process of giving sth out

ADJECTIVE

▪ efficient , inefficient

▪ random

▪ fair

▪ asset , budget , budgetary ( esp. BrE ), grant ( esp. BrE ), housing ( esp. BrE ), land , resource , time

VERB + ALLOCATION

▪ make

The ~ must be made according to a strict set of criteria.

▪ announce

He announced the ~ of additional funds for the campaign.

2 amount given to sb

ADJECTIVE

▪ total

▪ fair

VERB + ALLOCATION

▪ get , receive

▪ increase

The charity is trying to get its ~ increased for next year.

▪ cut , reduce

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