That which is allotted; a share, part, or portion granted or distributed; that which is assigned by lot, or by the act of God; anything set apart for a special use or to a distinct party. (noun)
The allowance of a specific amount of scrip or of a particular thing to a particular person. (noun)
A plot of land rented from the council for growing fruit and vegetables. (noun)
Examples of word allotment
In their classic book The Allotment, David Crouch and Colin Ward point out that the very term contains a political position: "the word 'allotment' implies deference and allocation, qualities that indicate a relationship between the powerful and the powerless".
However the official conformation over the land allotment is awaited.
Instead of vouchers, why not a regime in which the school in the Bronx and the one in Beverly Hills each receives an equal per student (adjusted for special needs students) allotment from the federal government?
And if you're driving, your duty-free allotment is less than if by air.
The duty-free allotment is per capita, not per stirpes.