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Usage examples for allot

  1. In every human creature the Divine One breathes; and He alone can judge His own hereafter, and allot its new career and home. – Zanoni by Edward Bulwer Lytton
  2. From the time that this writer has thought fit to allot for the burial of Jesus, it is evident, that he was not only no Jew, but so ignorant of the customs of the Jews, that he did not know that their day always began with the evening, or he would never have employed, Joseph in doing what no Jew would, nor dared to have done, after the commencement of the Sabbath. – The Grounds of Christianity Examined by Comparing The New Testament with the Old by George Bethune English
  3. Then Blair suggested that the first thing to do was to rebuild the village, and asked him to allot them land where they could build their own houses. – White Fire by John Oxenham
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