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I am interested in a single word, if such a word exists.

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Roget! Roget! Roget! –  Kris Feb 2 '12 at 10:28
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Thanks Matt, I haven't see that. I'll definitely check it out. –  idefine Feb 3 '12 at 17:59

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Allocation

Dictionary meaning is:

An amount or portion of a resource assigned to a particular recipient.

You can also use Appropriation, which means

something that has been appropriated; specifically : money set aside by formal action for a specific use

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Incognito has a couple of good ones. I would add disbursement.

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Disburse may meet your needs...

verb (used with object), -bursed, -burs·ing. 1. to pay out (money), especially for expenses; expend. 2. to distribute or scatter:

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