apportionable
adjective see apportion

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • apportionable — index divisible, severable Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • apportionable — adjective capable of being distributed • Syn: ↑allocable, ↑allocatable • Similar to: ↑distributive • Derivationally related forms: ↑apportion, ↑allocate (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • apportion — apportionable, adj. apportioner, n. /euh pawr sheuhn, euh pohr /, v.t. to distribute or allocate proportionally; divide and assign according to some rule of proportional distribution: to apportion expenses among the three men. [1565 75; < MF… …   Universalium

  • 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

  • Pious Fund of the Californias — The Pious Fund of the Californias ( Fondo Piadoso de las Californias ) was a fund, originating in 1697, to sponsor Catholic Spanish missions in California. It later became the object of litigation between the US and Mexican governments, making… …   Wikipedia

  • The Pious Fund of the Californias —     The Pious Fund of the Californias     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Pious Fund of the Californias     (Fondo Piadoso de las Californias)     The Pious Fund of the Californias had its origin, in 1697, in voluntary donations made by individuals …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • allocable — adjective capable of being distributed (Freq. 3) • Syn: ↑allocatable, ↑apportionable • Similar to: ↑distributive • Derivationally related forms: ↑apportion ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • allocatable — adjective capable of being distributed • Syn: ↑allocable, ↑apportionable • Similar to: ↑distributive • Derivationally related forms: ↑apportion (for: ↑apporti …   Useful english dictionary

  • allocatable — adj. 1. capable of being allocated. Syn: allocable, apportionable. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • apportion — transitive verb ( tioned; apportioning) Etymology: Middle French apportionner, from a (from Latin ad ) + portionner to portion Date: 1574 to divide and share out according to a plan; especially to make a proportionate division or distribution of… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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