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Synonyms of allocation in English:


  • 1 the efficient allocation of resources
    allotment, assignment, distribution, apportionment, sharing out, handing out, dealing out, doling out, giving out, dishing out, parceling out, rationing out, dividing up/out
    informaldivvying up
  • 2 our annual allocation of funds
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