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allocate
used in Outliers

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Definition
distribute according to a plan

or:

set apart for a special purpose
  • So I went to the office to ask why, and they told me, Well, no one sent us the financial statement, and we allocated all the scholarship money and it's all gone, so I'm afraid that you don't have a scholarship here anymore.
    Chapter 4 (9% in)

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