allow for

Definition

phrasal verb
  1. to give a discount for something, or to add an extra sum to cover something
    Examplesto allow for money paid in advance • Add on an extra 10 per cent to allow for postage and packing.
    Usage
    delivery is not allowed for
    delivery charges are not included
  2. to include something in your calculations
    Usage
    allow 28 days for delivery
    calculate that delivery will take up to 28 days

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