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allocate (something) among (someone or something)

To give or portion something to several people or organizations. We allocate money among charitable donations every year. Oh, I already allocated that project among Jane, Paul, and Will.
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allocate (something) between (someone or something)

To give or portion something to several people or organizations. We allocate money between charitable donations every year. Oh, I already allocated that project between Jane and Paul.
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allocate (something) to (someone or something)

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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ABL IFPF-Conservative Allocation Plan###August 20, 2019###110.3019###112.5079###110.3019
For Naulong dam located in Jhal Magsi allocation of Rs 800 million has been proposed.
- Rs 0.742 billion for Aviation Division against total allocation of Rs 3.65 billion
Water Resource division received Rs 45.78 billion out of total allocation of Rs78.09 billion under PSDP 2018-19.
Tharaka Nithi got the second lowest allocation followed by Elgeyo Marakwet at Sh3.7 billion and Sh3.8 billion respectively.
The government also released Rs2.718 billion for National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination Division, for which an amount of Rs12.784 billion have been allocated in the federal PSDP 2018-19 while Rs0.195 billion have been released for Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority out of its total allocations of Rs0.285 billion.
The government also released Rs 1.4 billion for National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination Division, for which an amount of Rs 10.9 billion have been allocated in the federal PSDP 2018-19 while Rs 114 million have been released for Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority out of its total allocations of Rs 285 million.
A major 62pc cut was imposed on national health sector and regulations and coordination division which was provided only Rs18.75bn until June 22 against its annual allocation of Rs48.7bn.
The government also released Rs 8.45 billion for National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination Division, for which an amount of Rs 48.701 billion have been allocated in the federal PSDP 2017-18 while Rs 201 million have been released for Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority out of its total allocations of Rs 321.53 million.
Tiger 21 reported Wednesday that members' real estate allocation increased by one percentage point from the first quarter to 30%, continuing a trend seen over the past four quarters.
Jonathan Hook, chief investment officer for Baylor University (Texas), reveals that the institution moved its international allocation up last year.
Miller said that as many as half of the major projects supported by the NMTC allocation are likely to be in the greater New York City area.
The Tax Court recently examined the methodology for making this allocation.
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