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Allocate

On a balance sheet, to spread an expense over more than one accounting period. One of the most prominent examples of allocation is depreciation, which spreads the cost of an asset over a certain number of years.

allocate

1. To spread systematically a single monetary amount over a number of time periods, usually years. For example, depreciation allocates the cost of a capital asset over its useful life.
2. To distribute cost or revenue throughout a number of operations or products. For example, a business must decide how to allocate the costs of running its headquarters over all its operations to determine the profitability of each of those operations.
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Therefore, a single instructional strategy will not result in the same working memory allocation and learning for ali students.
Simultaneously choosing the schedule and the memory allocation functions optimally is an interesting open problem, but is beyond the scope of this paper.
Among other things, it takes care of much of the business of memory allocation and data typing.
Here are the sound bites we use to describe the ULM: Learning is a product of working memory allocation; working memory's capacity for allocation is affected by prior knowledge; and working memory allocation is directed by motivation.
The smaller 4 K-byte sectors allow for efficient memory allocation and storage of data, and are required in many Intel-based PC applications.
It uses the new Job Object application programming interface provided by Microsoft to support management tools for such tasks as scheduling, memory allocation and processor configurations allocated to particular applications.
For example, "Techniques for an Interrupt Free Operating System," "Synchronization Techniques in a Multithreaded Environment," "Multi-Tick Transmission Line and Data Storage Element," "Parallelism Performance Analysis Based on Execution Trace Information," and "Method and System for Memory Allocation in a Multithreaded Environment.
In practice, instead of preallocating a pool of K units of memory for each thread, we can assign it a counter that keeps track of its net memory allocation.
The company plans to extend dynamic memory allocation to all its modules in the 4.
As a default, the standard memory allocation and deallocation facilities of the operating system environment are used.
Powerful assembler and linker/locator using versatile linker-script language that provides enhanced memory layout editing, data/code overlaying facilities, data/code section allocation, and automatic/user specific target memory allocation.
Special features include smart dynamic memory allocation, enhanced parametric analysis capabilities, post-processing graphing utilities, changes and improvements to the GUI, and integrations to solver that enhance the accuracy and speed of the software.