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allocate (something) to

To give or portion something to a person or organization. We allocate money to charitable donations every year. Oh, I already allocated that project to Jane.
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allocate something to someone or something

 and allocate something between someone or something; allocate something among someone or something
to give or assign something to someone or something. (Between with two, among with three or more.) The committee allocated the surplus cheese to the elderly people in the community. David allocated the money among all the members. He allocated the work between Fred and George. We had to allocate the money between the philanthropy and social committees.
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It is difficult, however, to figure out the expected signs of these coefficients because location-specific physical variables in a multi output production model (with fixed, allocatable inputs) measure a municipality's comparative advantage in producing a crop rather than its absolute advantage (Moore and Negri 1992).
Thought of another way, if raw capital and labor inputs were augmented to account for their improved quality, no measured productivity change would occur, unless, of course, some residual, disembodied, technical progress were also taking place that was not allocatable to either input.
A dynamically allocatable bandwidth feature allows faster devices to use as many channels as needed to carry the required data.
We refer to the smallest unit of resource consisting of subcarriers allocatable to an individual user as a resource block (RB).
It contains software components to represent generalized concepts such as allocatable objects, hard constraints, soft constraints, and a set of scheduling algorithms.
For example, all real and complex type declarations use the KIND specification; derived data types are used for storage flexibility and simplicity; array sections, automatic arrays, and allocatable arrays are fully utilized; interface blocks are used consistently; where appropriate, modules, rather than subroutine argument lists, are used for data association; low-level linear algebra is done with Fortran 90 syntax rather than with BLAS routines; internal subroutines are used extensively with most arguments available via host association.
Over the years, D&O insurers have taken the position that only part of the settlement is properly allocatable to the reimbursement of executives, with the remainder attributable to the corporation's uninsured liability.
The number of allocatable Class A, B, and C network numbers is [2.sup.7], [2.sup.14], and [2.sup.21], respectively [14].
For example, if modules, user-defined types, and assumed shape and allocatable arrays were used the nonlinear solver interface could be simplified to
Allocatable arrays are allocated and deallocated just once (by the driver FIXPNF), and automatic arrays are created only once.