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appropriation

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1 a sum of money allotted for a specific use by official or formal action
  • The National Park Service received an increased appropriation for wildlife management.
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2 the unlawful taking or withholding of something from the rightful owner under a guise of authority
  • the insurgents' appropriation of the building for their headquarters
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