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allot
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition to give out — especially a share of something
  • The founders of a new colony, whatever Utopia of human virtue and happiness they might originally project, have invariably recognised it among their earliest practical necessities to allot a portion of the virgin soil as a cemetery, and another portion as the site of a prison.
    Chapter 1 -- The Prison Door (17% in)

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