Meaning of ALLOCATION in English
noun an allotment or apportionment; as, an allocation of shares in a company.
2. allocation ·noun the act of putting one thing to another; a placing; disposition; arrangement.
3. allocation ·noun the admission of an item in an account, or an allowance made upon an account;
a term used in the english exchequer.
Webster English vocab. Английский словарь Webster. 2012