Apportionment


Apportionment
(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Apportionment->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ apportionment
apportionment
allotment
consignment
assignment
appointment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ appropriation
appropriation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ dispensation
dispensation
distribution
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ division
division
deal
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ repartition
repartition
partition
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ administration
administration
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ dividend
dividend
portion
contingent
share
allotment
lot
measure
dose
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ dole
dole
meed
pittance
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ quantum
quantum
ration
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ ratio
ratio
proportion
quota
modicum
mess
allowance
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ suerte
suerte
PARAG:Apportionment->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ apportion
apportion
divide
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ distribute
distribute
administer
dispense
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ billet
billet
allot
detail
cast
share
mete
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ portion out
portion out
parcel out
dole out
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ deal
deal
carve
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ partition
partition
assign
appropriate
appoint
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ come in for one's share
come in for one's share
&c.(participate) 778
PARAG:Apportionment->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ apportioning
apportioning
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ respective
respective
PARAG:Apportionment->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ respectively
respectively
each to each

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • apportionment — [ə pôr′shənmənt] n. 1. an apportioning or being apportioned 2. a proportional distribution or assignment, as of U.S. Representatives among the states, or of state legislators among counties, etc …   English World dictionary

  • Apportionment — This article is about apportionment in law. See also apportionment (politics) The legal term apportionment (French apportionement; Med. Latin apportionamentum; derived from Latin portio , share) means distribution or allotment in proper shares.… …   Wikipedia

  • apportionment — /aporshanmant/ The process by which legislative seats are distributed among units entitled to representation. Determination of the number of representatives which a State, county, or other subdivision may send to a legislative body. he U.S.… …   Black's law dictionary

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  • Apportionment — The allocation of a loss between all of the insurance companies that insure a piece of property. This allocation is used to determine a percentage of liability for each insurer. For example, three insurers who each cover $30,000 on a $90,000… …   Investment dictionary

  • apportionment — In the general sense, distribution for planning of limited resources among competing requirements. Specific apportionments (e.g., air sorties and forces for planning) are described as apportionment of air sorties and forces for planning, etc. See …   Military dictionary