verb (used with object)
- appointment viewing,
- appomattox court house,
Origin of apportion
Examples from the Web for apportioner
The sun is called Unelanh, the apportioner, just as our word moon means originally the measurer.The Sacred Formulas of the Cherokees|James Mooney
1570s, from Middle French apportionner, from Old French aporcioner "apportion, share out," from a- "to" (see ad-) + portioner "to divide into portions," from portion "share, portion" (see portion). Related: Apportioned; apportioning.