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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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By offering a policy endorsement that predetermines the exact percentage of allocatable defense costs, settlements and judgments that will be considered covered in the event of a securities suit, insurers are enabling policyholders to avoid allocation disagreements.
The number of allocatable Class A, B, and C network numbers is [2.
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.
Segment directly allocatable expenses declined by 5 percent, and market net profit contribution increased by 46 percent.
Retail segment directly allocatable expenses rose by 7 percent, and market net profit contribution increased by 100 percent.
2 If the donor elects to treat a gift as being made over five years, and the donor dies before the end of the five year period, the portion of the gift allocatable to the period after the donor's death will be included in the donor's estate.
subsidiary, which had previously reported as totally allocatable to the fourth quarter of 1998.
To induce Benton's Creditors' Committee to withdraw its objection to the restructuring agreement, a portion of the value allocatable to the new investor, BEA, was reallocated to the Benton bankruptcy estate through warrants and call options.