parcel out

phrasal verb
parceled out or parcelled out; parceling out or parcelling out; parcels out

Definition of parcel out

: to divide or share (something) among different people, groups, etc. The money was parceled out to local charities. They plan to parcel the tickets out in a lottery. We need to stop parceling out the blame for this problem and start working on a solution.

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“Parcel out.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/parcel%20out. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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