simple past tense and past participle of allot
To set aside for a purpose.
given as a task;
‘her allotted chores’;
To distribute according to a plan, generally followed by the adposition to.
‘The bulk of K–12 education funds are allocated to school districts that in turn pay for the cost of operating schools.’;
(computing) To reserve a portion of memory for use by a computer program.
To distribute or assign; to allot.
distribute according to a plan or set apart for a special purpose;
‘I am allocating a loaf of bread to everyone on a daily basis’; ‘I'm allocating the rations for the camping trip’;