Synonyms for allocation

Synonyms for (noun) allocation

Synonyms: allocation, storage allocation

Definition: (computer science) the assignment of particular areas of a magnetic disk to particular data or instructions

Similar words: assigning, assignment

Definition: the act of distributing something to designated places or persons

Usage: the first task is the assignment of an address to each datum

Synonyms: allocation, allotment, assignation, apportioning, apportionment, parceling, parcelling

Definition: the act of distributing by allotting or apportioning; distribution according to a plan

Usage: the apportionment of seats in the House of Representatives is based on the relative population of each state

Similar words: distribution

Definition: the act of distributing or spreading or apportioning

Synonyms: allocation, allotment

Definition: a share set aside for a specific purpose

Similar words: share, percentage, part, portion

Definition: assets belonging to or due to or contributed by an individual person or group

Usage: he wanted his share in cash

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