administer or bestow, as in small portions; "administer critical remarks to everyone present"; "dole out some money"; "shell out pocket money for the children"; "deal a blow to someone"; "the machine dispenses soft drinks"
divide or assess proportionally; "The rent was prorated for the rest of the month"
make a proportional settlement or distribution
give out as one's portion or share
use jointly or in common
the part played by a person in bringing about a result;
the allotment of some amount by dividing something;
a sharp steel wedge that cuts loose the top layer of soil
assets belonging to or due to or contributed by an individual person or group;
any of the equal portions into which the capital stock of a corporation is divided and ownership of which is evidenced by a stock certificate;