The systematic distribution of a limited quantity resources over various time periods, products, operations, or investments.

Use allocation in a sentence

If you want to give out rewards to your workers you should do your best to have the allocation be fair.

​ Was this Helpful? YES  NO 6 people found this helpful.

I play close attention to the allocation of funds across a diverse set of stocks while building and maintaining my portfolio.

​ Was this Helpful? YES  NO 3 people found this helpful.

The business decided use an allocation of 20% of the budget towards research and development. They knew they needed to continue to be innovative to be players in the industry.

​ Was this Helpful? YES  NO 2 people found this helpful.

Show more usage examples...

Browse Definitions by Letter: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
social welfare function balanced investment strategy