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There were also arguments over which method was best for apportioning seats, as one method tended to put slightly more seats in less populous states and the other put more seats in more populous states.
HOW THE HOUSE GOT STUCK AT 435 SEATSGEOFFREY SKELLEY (GEOFFREY.SKELLEY@ABC.COM)AUGUST 12, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
It’s currently unclear how power will be apportioned between the front and rear motors, or how electronic traction-management solutions will function.
THIS ELECTRIC FORD IS CLIMATE-CHANGE READYWES SILERMAY 20, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Cast a line for some famous Copper River Salmon, right from camp, at this small but well-apportioned campground near Wrangell-St.
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Bogard and other organizers took the rebellion as an opportunity to push the city for a massive investment in health care, education, and employment, and they called for residents themselves to have a say in how it was apportioned.
LOS ANGELES HAD A CHANCE TO BUILD A BETTER CITY AFTER THE RODNEY KING VIOLENCE IN 1992. HERE'S WHY IT FAILEDELIZABETH HINTONMAY 18, 2021TIME
Yet in the larger scheme of things, apportioning responsibility for this latest conflagration, and understanding how and why it erupted, misses a more germane point.
ISRAEL-PALESTINE IS A STATE OF PERMANENT CONFLICT PUNCTUATED BY PERIODIC CARNAGE. ONLY THE WATCHING WORLD CAN STOP ITMOUIN RABBANIMAY 13, 2021TIME
Two of those slots were apportioned to Europe and Turkey collectively, and two to Brazil, drawing the ire of some fans who pointed to Europe and Turkey’s larger audience and competitive scene as justification for more slots.
WITH ICELAND EVENT NEARING, RIOT THINKING ABOUT ‘VALORANT’ CO-STREAMING, REGIONAL SLOTS, MATCH-FIXING INQUIRYMIKHAIL KLIMENTOVAPRIL 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
British health officials say that it’s the best way to apportion a limited number of doses and contain a deadly wave of contagion that has pushed the country into a series of extended lockdowns and has overwhelmed hospitals in the past month.
THE U.K. IS DELAYING THE SECOND DOSE OF COVID VACCINES TO 12 WEEKS. IS THAT EVEN SAFE?KATHERINE DUNNJANUARY 12, 2021FORTUNE
All of this makes apportioning blame and properly accounting for success pretty difficult.
ARE DEFENSIVE PLAY-CALLERS CONSISTENT ENOUGH TO BE EXPLOITABLE?JOSH HERMSMEYERDECEMBER 24, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
A meeting of chiefs was held to apportion the work and divide the men into parties.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. 25 (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
I noticed the manner in which thou didst apportion the pigeons, but said nothing; but the chicken, my dear sir!
HEBRAIC LITERATURE; TRANSLATIONS FROM THE TALMUD, MIDRASHIM AND KABBALAVARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO APPORTION

  • apportion
  • cut
  • cut in
  • cut into
  • cut up
  • deal
  • disburse
  • dispense
  • disperse
  • distribute
  • divvy up
  • dole out
  • fence off
  • measure out
  • parcel out
  • portion
  • screen
  • section
  • segment
  • separate
  • share
  • size into
  • slice
  • split
  • split up
  • subdivide
  • wall off
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