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Allocation - definition(s)

Allocation - In list work, the way identical records from two or more files are reported (and paid for).

First-in First-out - relatively random.

Proportional - each record given equal value.

Prioritized - all records for a given source given full value (with none for other services which match).

Net List Utilization - a report on how all subtractions from the gross list entered are calculated.

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Source: Postcom, 05 February 2010 10:31:46, External

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allocation - [network analysis] In network analysis, the process of assigning entities or edges and junctions to features until the feature's capacity or limit of impedance is reached. For example, streets may be assigned to the most accessible fire station within a six-minute radius, or students may be assigned to the nearest school until it is full.

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