allocate (something) to

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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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Any method not allocating to specific inventory items will be compared to the SPM or SRM, to determine whether it is reasonable and permissible.
704(c) minimum gain This tier has the effect of allocating to the partner a share of nonrecourse liabilities equal to the difference between the tax minimum gain and the book minimum gain.
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