parceling out
index disbursement (act of disbursing), distribution (apportionment)

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  • Parceling — Parcel Par cel, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Parceled}or {Parcelled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Parceling} or {Parcelling}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To divide and distribute by parts or portions; often with out or into. Their woes are parceled, mine are general. Shak.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • parceling — n allotting, apportioning, meting, doling; assorting, dividing, Inf. divvying; distributing, giving out …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • parcel out — verb administer or bestow, as in small portions administer critical remarks to everyone present dole out some money shell out pocket money for the children deal a blow to someone the machine dispenses soft drinks • Syn: ↑distribute, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • parcel out something — parcel out (something) to give parts of something to different people. The bookkeeper spent yesterday parceling out the profits from the deal. The settlement is very small and I m glad I m not the one who has to parcel it out …   New idioms dictionary

  • parcel out — (something) to give parts of something to different people. The bookkeeper spent yesterday parceling out the profits from the deal. The settlement is very small and I m glad I m not the one who has to parcel it out …   New idioms dictionary

  • parcel — par|cel1 S3 [ˈpa:səl US ˈpa:r ] n ↑sticker, ↑string [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: Latin particula; PARTICLE] 1.) especially BrE an object that has been wrapped in paper or put in a special envelope, especially so that it can be sent by… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Biens nationaux — The idea of national good appeared at the time of the French revolution. It was a question for the revolutionary capacity of forfeited the real goods belonging to the clergy or afterward with the noble deposed ones in order to controlling the… …   Wikipedia

  • partition — n 1. division, dividing, Inf. divvying up, subdivision, subdividing; apportionment, admeasurement, measuring off or out; allotment, allocation, assignment; meting out, portioning out, parceling out, dealing out, doling out, rationing out, Inf.… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • allocation — noun 1) the efficient allocation of resources Syn: allotment, assignment, distribution, apportionment, sharing out, handing out, dealing out, doling out, giving out, dishing out, parceling out, rationing out, dividing up/out; informal divvying up …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • allotment — noun 1) the allotment of shares by a company Syn: allocation, assignment, distribution, apportionment, issuing, sharing out, handing out, dealing out, doling out, giving out, dishing out, parceling out, rationing out, dividing up/out; informal… …   Thesaurus of popular words

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