ap·por·tion /əˈporʃən, ˈpɔr-/
Ap·por·tion v. t. [imp. & p. p. Apportioned p. pr. & vb. n. Apportioning.] To divide and assign in just proportion; to divide and distribute proportionally; to portion out; to allot; as, to apportion undivided rights; to apportion time among various employments.
v 1: distribute according to a plan or set apart for a special
purpose; "I am allocating a loaf of bread to everyone on
a daily basis"; "I'm allocating the rations for the
camping trip" [syn: allocate]
2: give out as one's portion or share [syn: share, divvy up,
portion out, deal]