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Ap*por"tion*ment (#), n. [Cf. F. apportionnement, LL. apportionamentum.]

The act of apportioning; a dividing into just proportions or shares; a division or shares; a division and assignment, to each proprietor, of his just portion of an undivided right or property.

A. Hamilton.


© Webster 1913.

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