Apportion and Prorate


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Apportion verb – To give as a share or portion.
Usage example: apportioned the profits according to years of service with the company

Prorate is a synonym for apportion in divide into shares topic. In some cases you can use "Prorate" instead the word "Apportion" as a verb or a noun.
Nearby Words: apportionment, apportioning
Synonyms for Apportion


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Prorate verb – To give out (something) to appropriate individuals.
Usage example: shares in the company's profits were prorated according to the workers' length of service

Apportion is a synonym for prorate in allot topic. You can use "Apportion" instead a verb "Prorate", if it concerns topics such as allocate.
Nearby Words: prorated, prorating
Synonyms for Prorate
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