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allocate

[′a·lō‚kāt]
(computer science)
To place a portion of a computer memory or a peripheral unit under control of a computer program, through the action of an operator, program instruction, or executive program.
(industrial engineering)
To assign a portion of a resource to an activity.

allocate

To reserve a resource such as memory or storage. See memory allocation.
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Among the ongoing projects, an amount of Rs 1000 million was allocated for two power plants (50 megawatt each) from syngas (IGCC-2009) Tharparkar, whereas Rs 376 million have been allocated for automation project of CDNS (phase-II) Islamabad.
428 million has been allocated for the research for agriculture development besides allocating Rs.
Easyjet, a UK-based low-cost airline, is to extend its trial of allocated seating to more routes, following the initial introduction of the allocated seating option in April of this year.
Aqil further said Rs395 million has been allocated for new projects and Rs274.
84 million have been allocated for studies related to the establishment of 300-megawatt and 1,000-megawatt power plants.
Generally, the loss would be allocated to all the partners based on the manner in which the partners agreed to share losses under the partnership agreement.
Under the tax-benefit exception, she would have been allocated only $14,204 of the erroneous items (an amount equal to her separate taxable income).
For example, if a trust sells real estate for a $1,025,000 gain before $50,000 of sales costs and commissions--and the trust also has $75,000 of rental income with $50,000 of related expenses--the $1 million net economic benefit normally would be allocated $975,000 to principal and $25,000 to income.
Dianne Feinstein, who had fought for a measure that would have allocated even more money based on risk, said the bill ``moves the debate in the right direction.
To instill management discipline, the gross dealer concession or total distribution allowance priced into each product sold should be allocated to different elements of the distribution operation.
OTTAWA -- Campaign 2000 has expressed "profound disappointment" with monies allocated for childcare and early learning in the recent federal budget saying they are "dubious about how the meagre funds allocated in the first two years will benefit children and families on the ground.
Business Layers' flagship product, eProvision Day One, enables a secured and systematic process for allocating digital resources to employees, contractors and business partners, ensuring that these resources are allocated and de-allocated quickly and efficiently.