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Synonyms for ration

Noun

1. ration, fare
usage: the food allowance for one day (especially for service personnel); "the rations should be nutritionally balanced"
2. ration, share, portion, part, percentage
usage: a fixed portion that is allotted (especially in times of scarcity)

Verb

1. ration, limit, circumscribe, confine
usage: restrict the consumption of a relatively scarce commodity, as during war; "Bread was rationed during the siege of the city"
2. ration, ration out, allocate, apportion
usage: distribute in rations, as in the army; "Cigarettes are rationed"
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