Translation of allocation in Spanish:

allocation

Pronunciation: /ˌæləˈkeɪʃən/

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (distribution) reparto (masculine), distribución (feminine); (assignment) asignación (feminine)
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    • If they were sincere they would open the entire process of the city budget allocation to the public.
    • It will result in each resource allocation process being subject to boundary disputes.
    • And to do so it must make the efficient allocation of scare resources its prime objective at all times.
    1.2 countable/numerable (amount) asignación (feminine) our staff allocation (especially British English/especialmente inglés británico) el personal que nos han asignado or que nos corresponde
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    • Poor management decisions on resource allocations can also impair the value of assets.
    • If the city has to have the best of infrastructure, it has to have the best of resource allocations.
    • We have a budget that more than takes care of the resource allocations that are needed.

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