Definition of Apportioning

1. Noun. The act of distributing by allotting or apportioning; distribution according to a plan. "The apportionment of seats in the House of Representatives is based on the relative population of each state"




Definition of Apportioning

1. Verb. (present participle of apportion) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Apportioning

1. apportion [v] - See also: apportion

Lexicographical Neighbors of Apportioning

appointment calendar
appointment diary
appointments
appointments and schedules
appointor
appointors
appoints
apport
apporter
apportion
apportionable
apportionateness
apportioned
apportioner
apportioners
apportioning
apportionment
apportionments
apportions
apports
apposable
appose
apposed
apposer
apposers
apposes
apposing
apposite
appositely
appositeness

Literary usage of Apportioning

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Writings of Thomas Jefferson. by Thomas Jefferson, Andrew Adgate Lipscomb, Albert Ellery Bergh (1905)
"Opinion on the Bill apportioning Representation. April 4, 1792. ... The bill for apportioning representatives among the several States, without explaining ..."

2. The Writings of Thomas Jefferson. by Thomas Jefferson, Andrew Adgate Lipscomb, Albert Ellery Bergh (1905)
"Opinion on the Bill apportioning Representation. April 4, 1792. ... The bill for apportioning representatives among the several States, without explaining ..."

3. Constitution and Laws of the Cherokee Nation by Cherokee Nation (1875)
"Apportioning REPRESENTATION IN THE COUNCIL. DELAWARE DISTRICT. Sec. 10. Commencing at the mouth of Rock creek, oil Grand river, and up said creek to the ..."

4. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1885)
"... proceedings in any court, for the purpose of apportioning the sum for which the owner of the vessel may be liable, among the parties entitled thereto. ..."

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