Meaning of ALLOCATION in English

ALLOCATION

(~s)

1.

An ~ is an amount of something, especially money, that is given to a particular person or used for a particular purpose.

The aid ~ for Pakistan was still under review...

N-COUNT

2.

The ~ of something is the decision that it should be given to a particular person or used for a particular purpose.

Town planning and land ~ had to be coordinated.

N-UNCOUNT: usu with supp

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