follow Dictionary.com

11 Trending Words of 2014

allocable

[al-uh-kuh-buh l] /ˈæl ə kə bəl/
adjective
1.
that can be allocated.
Also, allocatable.
Origin
1915-1919
1915-19; alloc(ate) + -able
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for allocable
  • Bubbles exploded, releasing funds no more allocable on developed world.
  • All of the expenses for business use of your home are properly allocable to inventory costs.
  • Capital gains are allocable to the principal account under the applicable local law.
  • The total cost of a federal award is the sum of the allowable direct and allocable indirect costs less any applicable credits.

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for allocable

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for allocable

0
18
Scrabble Words With Friends