allocation
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allocation(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (act of allocating)
a. el reparto
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The representatives argued about a formula for the just allocation of the state's funds.Los representantes discutieron sobre una fórmula para el reparto justo de los fondos del estado.
b. la asignación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The financial advisor discussed his strategy for asset allocation with me.El asesor financiero discutió su estrategia para la asignación de activos conmigo.
c. la distribución
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The architect worked with the client on the allocation of space in the proposed building.La arquitecta trabajó con el cliente sobre la distribución de espacios en el edificio propuesto.
2. (amount)
a. la asignación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
It is important to determine the proper allocation of indirect costs in the manufacturing process.Es importante determinar la correcta asignación de los costos indirectos en el proceso de fabricación.
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allocation
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la asignación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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allocation [ˌæləʊˈkeɪʃən]
noun
1 (allotting) also (Comput) asignación (f)
2 (distribution) reparto (m)
his sons quarelled bitterly over the allocation of family resources
3 (share, amount) ración (f); cuota (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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