allotment

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  • Characters receive a set allotment of single-use action points each character level.
  • The group works with local schools at two large allotments in the city.
  • He was able to draw on his allotment to help support his writing.
  • Now different gods had their allotments in different places which they set in order. Cited from Critias, by Plato, Benjamin Jowett, Tr. #2
  • One original wall can still be seen in the allotment area.
  • The land run was held after giving members of the tribe allotments of each.
  • Individual Native allotments can be and are sold on the open market, however.
  • You never read a book, or go out for a walk, or even till your allotment ground. Cited from The Spinners, by Eden Phillpotts
  • State mental institutions received double their allotment for the previous two years.
  • The following year they require them to take up another allotment. Cited from The Leading Facts of English History, by D.H. Montgomery
  • A large number of allotments are close to the village playing fields.
  • Land for allotments, at any rate, he had set his heart on. Cited from Robert Elsmere, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • The area immediately surrounding the tower has been used as allotments since the mid 20th century.
  • Police believed she had been dead for several days, and that her death had occurred at the allotments.
  • Some teams will generally use one of their third jersey allotments against a particular division opponent each year.
  • Allotments also provide agricultural space for individuals and groups within urban areas.
  • Any land remaining after allotment was made available for sale to non-natives.
  • They found a great variety of practice as to both selection of subjects and time-allotments. Cited from The Making of Arguments, by J. H. Gardiner
  • States pay all administrative costs and match federal allotment dollars from non-federal resources.
  • In addition to using traditional burial methods, they would also create allotments for their dead.
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Words starting with allotment

Meaning of allotment

  • noun A share set aside for a specific purpose
  • noun The act of distributing by allotting or apportioning; distribution according to a plan
    the apportionment of seats in the House of Representatives is based on the relative population of each state