Meaning of “parcel sth out” in the English Dictionary

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"parcel sth out" in British English

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parcel sth out

phrasal verb with parcel uk /ˈpɑː.səl/ us /ˈpɑːr.səl/ verb -ll- or US usually -l-

(Definition of “parcel sth out” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"parcel sth out" in Business English

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parcel sth out

phrasal verb with parcel uk /ˈpɑːsəl/ us verb UK -ll-, US -l-

to divide something and give the separate parts to different people or at different times:

parcel sth out to sb Information technology is used to parcel work out to a large group.
parcel sth out at sth The grant was to be parceled out at $200,000 per year over five years.

(Definition of “parcel sth out” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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