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apportionment

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noun ap·por·tion·ment \-shən-mənt\

Definition of apportionment

  1. :  an act or result of apportioning; especially :  the apportioning of representatives or taxes among the states according to United States law



Examples of apportionment in a sentence

  1. <the apportionment of the estate will happen this Friday>



1579

First Known Use of apportionment

1579



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