What is Allocation?

Legal Definition
Eng. law. An allowance upon account in the Exchequer; or rather, placing or adding to a thing. Eucy. Lond.
-- Bouviers Law Dictionary
Legal Definition
An allowance made upon an account in the English exchequer. Cowell.
-- Black's Law Dictionary
Legal Definition
An allowance upon an account in the English exchequer.
-- Ballentine's Law Dictionary