allowance

A manufacturer's deal for wholesalers or retailers to advertise and/or merchandise specific product(s). Also known as a trade deal, promotion or a discount.
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allowance

[n] - a sum granted as reimbursement for expenses 2. [n] - an amount allowed or granted (as during a given period) 3. [n] - an amount added or deducted on the basis of qualifying circumstances 4. [n] - a permissible difference 5. [n] - the act of allowing 6. [v] - put on a fixed allowance, as of food
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Allowance

An allowed difference in dimension of closely mating machine parts.
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Allowance

The prescribed difference in dimensionsof mating parts to provide a certain class of fit.
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allowance

An allowance is an amount of money set aside in a construction contract for items which have not been specified explicitly in the original contract.
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Allowance

An intentional clearance between internal or external thread and the design form of the thread when the thread form is on it's maximum metal condition. Not all classes of fit have an allowance. For metric threads the allowance is called the fundamental deviation.
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Allowance

A deduction or relief which you may be able to claim depending on your circumstances. Most people can claim a basic personal allowance, but other allowances available are the additional age related allowances for the elderly (income related), the married couple's allowance, the additional personal allowance for single people bring up children, the ...
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allowance

A deduction or relief which you may be able to claim depending on your circumstances. Most people can claim a basic personal allowance, but other allowances available are the additional age related allowances for the elderly (income related), the married couple's allowance, the additional personal allowance for single people bringing up children, t...
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Allowance

Al·low'ance noun [ Old French alouance .] 1. Approval; approbation. [ Obsolete] Crabbe. 2. The act of allowing, granting, conceding, or admitting; authorization; permission; sanction; tolerance. « Without the king's will or the state's allowance . Shak....
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allowance

1. Approval; approbation. ... 2. The act of allowing, granting, conceding, or admitting; authorisation; permission; sanction; tolerance. 'Without the king's will or the state's allowance.' (Shak) ... 3. Acknowledgment. 'The censure of the which one must in your allowance o'erweigh a whole theater of others.' (Shak) ... 4. License; indulgence. ... 5...
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allowance

noun the act of allowing; `He objected to the allowance of smoking in the dining room`
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allowance

noun an amount added or deducted on the basis of qualifying circumstances; `an allowance for profit`
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allowance

(ә-lou´әns) something permitted or allowed. recommended daily allowance term popularly used as a synonym for recommended dietary allowance. recommended dietary allowance(RDA) the amount of nutrient and calorie intake per day co...
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Allowance

• (n.) A customary deduction from the gross weight of goods, different in different countries, such as tare and tret. • (n.) To put upon a fixed allowance (esp. of provisions and drink); to supply in a fixed and limited quantity; as, the captain was obliged to allowance his crew; our provisions were allowanced. • (n.) Abatement; dedu...
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Allowance

[engineering] In engineering and machining, an allowance is a planned deviation between an actual dimension and a nominal or theoretical dimension, or between an intermediate-stage dimension and an intended final dimension. The unifying abstract concept is that a certain amount of difference allows for some known factor of compensation or i...
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Allowance

[money] An allowance is an amount of money given or allotted usually at regular intervals for a specific purpose. In the context of children, parents may provide an allowance (British English: pocket money) to their child for their miscellaneous personal spending. In the construction industry it may be an amount allocated to a specific item...
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Allowance

The prescribed difference between the design size and the basic size
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Allowance

A sum of money set aside in the construction contract for items which have not been selected and specified in the construction contract. Best kept to a minimum number and used for items who's choice will not impact earlier stages of the construction. For example, selection of tile as flooring may require an alternative framing or underlayment mater...
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allowance

Type: Term Pronunciation: a′low-antz Definitions: 1. Permission. 2. An allotted portion.
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Allowance

When a rider is inexperienced the horse is given a weight concession to compensate.
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Allowance

weight relief of up to 7lb awarded to an inexperienced rider
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Allowance

(Tolerance) In a foundry, the clearance specified; difference in limiting sizes, as minimum clearance or maximum interference between mating parts, as computed arithmetically.
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Allowance

Extra fabric outside the seamline or within the garment to accommodate gathers, ease, tucks and pleats.
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