1 allowanceDictionary, share, measureDuring rationing we had a sugar allocation.
He lives on an allowance of £70 a week.
I have had more than my share of adventures.
The colonies were claiming a larger measure of self-government.
My application for a grant has been rejected.
his portion of the inheritance
The quota of four tickets per person had been reduced to two.
The receivers are keen to sell the stores as one lot.
The meat ration was down to one pound per person per week.
a five-year stint in Hong Kong
Olympic probables receive a stipend of £6000 of lottery money a year.
2 assignmentDictionary, allowance, rationingTown planning and land allocation had to be co-ordinated.
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An allotment of something is a share or amount of it that is given to someone.
His meagre allotment of gas had to be saved for emergencies.
the apportionment of resources
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allocation 的词库—— 柯林斯 英语词库
An allocation is an amount of something, especially money, that is given to a particular person or used for a particular purpose .