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Question with the noun Allotment

1 example:

Can tech deliver a bumper crop on Click TV's smart allotment?
(BBC News - Technology, )

Sentences with the noun Allotment

15 examples:

Your allotment is $20.

The allotment is inadequate.

Sherie Plumb and daughter Emily (pictured) love their allotment.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Resident George Wilkinson (pictured) was even evicted from the allotment.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Helen Frear grows her own Brussels sprouts, beans and onions on an allotment.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Detectives investigating the suspected murder of a Cardiff woman find a body on an allotment.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Spending time gardening in an allotment can improve mood and self-esteem, a university study says.
(BBC News - Health, )

Twitter Inc. is sticking with its signature 140-character limit, but the allotment will start to feel a bit longer soon.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

A study found that green-fingered women were a dress size smaller, while men who went to the allotment regularly were up to a stone lighter.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

His name swirling in trade rumors for weeks, it would not have been a surprise if he exited prematurely, before his allotment of pitches ran out.
(Los Angeles Times - Hockey, )

John Johnson, 69, of Blackpool, was left heartbroken when he was told to remove his beloved Border Collie Max's body from his allotment last month.
(Daily Mail - News, )

As his allotment of pitches approached expiration in a one-run game Thursday night in Anaheim, Angels starter Ricky Nolasco found himself in trouble.
(Los Angeles Times - Tennis, )

The ruling concurs with a federal auditor who found that the allotment of 200 coal leases to private companies was opaque and cost the government $30 billion.
(The New York Times - Business, )

With a 354-foot replica of the Eiffel Tower at the centre, the vegetable gardens in the Chinese town of Tianducheng may be the world's most elaborate allotment.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

Aston Villa starlet Jack Grealish says he is proud to be known as a homegrown talent after it transpired his club became the first in the Premier League to own an allotment.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Other sentences

44 examples:

A good method for investing is a monthly allotment.

The barking of dogs does not reduce the beggar's daily allotment.
(Arabian proverb)

AT&T doubles the data allotment on its shared plans.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

Oki has been annoying allotment holders in Wokingham by eating their crops.
(Daily Mail - News, )

But BBC2's new series, The Big Allotment Challenge, contains these high passions in spades.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Allotment gardening can contribute to a person’s overall well-being, a new study revealed.
(Tech Times - Health, )

All retailers have been given their full allotment of Pip-Boys, and they aren't getting anymore.
(Forbes - Technology, )

A petty row over the price of allotment onions has escalated in the small Yorkshire town of Yarm.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The body of Lea Adri-Soejoko, 80, was found in a lock-up at a north-west London allotment on Tuesday.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Not only will you own the phone outright, you'll get a free monthly allotment of talk, text, and data.
(CNET News, )

Watermen: a Dirty Business was BBC2's other premiere of the evening along with The Big Allotment Challenge.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Thousands of people are facing waiting lists of up to nine years for a local authority allotment, the Scottish Greens say.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Gov. Jerry Brown wants to direct next year's allotment exclusively to public schools and community colleges, which isn't a bad idea.
(The Times editorial board in Los Angeles Times - Education, )

It tells the unlikely story of a top racehorse, bred and reared on a Welsh allotment by a syndicate of co-owners paying £10 a week.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Helen Howard started a snail farm in her spare bedroom and allotment seven years ago - now she sells to restaurants and private chefs.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

Marie Smith spent her sixth birthday in hospital after being attacked by the collie cross dog while at her grandfather's Gloucester allotment.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Not only will the dark toms turn heads at the allotment society, they are also healthier than normal red varieties, according to plant scientists.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Joel Bird, 39, in Tottenham, north London, used recycled materials to construct his Allotment Roof Shed - and grows an array of vegetables on top.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A Money Mail investigation has revealed how salesmen are flogging plots on a 13-acre allotment close to the town of Henley-in-Arden, Warwickshire.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

New legislation allows local authorities to meet legal targets for cutting allotment waiting lists by splitting them up into smaller plots of land.
(Simon Johnson in The Telegraph - Politics, )

Garden historian and lecturer Twigs Way has sourced dozens of images of green-fingered Brits tending to their allotments during the 'allotment craze'.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Jel Singh Nagra was forced to take change the name of his shop in West Allotment, Tyne and Wear, after being threatened with court action by Sainsbury's.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Michael Rock decided to plant fruit trees on his allotment in Hastings after he found himself with so many spare vegetables that he had to throw them away.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Gary Karn escaped with just a suspended sentence after being convicted of sexually abusing two little girls as they picked fruit at his allotment in Norwich.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Grow, Make, Eat: The Great Allotment Challenge, presented by Fern Britton, is tipped to do for cabbages and cucumbers what Bake Off did for pies and pastries.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Police await the outcome of a post mortem examination on a body found at an allotment in an investigation into the suspected murder of a missing Cardiff woman.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Dec. 5 (UPI) -- Seattle City Attorney Pete Holmes wants pot shop allotment increased from 21 to 50 so the license shortage doesn't result in illicit operations.
(UPI - Odd News, )

The NCAA has immediately lifted the Penn State football program's ban from postseason play and will restore its full allotment of athletic scholarships next year.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Detectives are quizzing Mubarick Duat on suspicion of pensioner Lea Adri-Soejoko's murder after she was found dead at a north London allotment, Scotland Yard said.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Members of Wellesbourne Allotment Association say losing the 176-year-old site near Stratford-upon-Avon in Warwickshire would be like 'splitting a community in two'.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Six years ago, I inherited a quarter-sized allotment plot, and my concerns centred on how to accommodate a lone, straggly gooseberry bush into a four-raised box-bed rotation scheme.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Rahim Mohammadi, 40, is accused of murdering 80-year-old Lea Adri-Soejoko with the cord of her own anorak before allegedly dumping her body in an allotment shed in north west London.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Harriotte Lane (pictured right) was teased and called names on a regular basis because she was always much taller than her fellow pupils at primary school in West Allotment, Newcastle.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Allotment holders in Failsworth, Oldham (pictured) have called on their local council to pay them compensation because the soil at their new allotments is so poor they can't grow a bean.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Beryl McNichol, 71, first installed an 18ft flagpole in her allotment in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, 18 months ago so she could fly the Union flag, and a 'Lest We Forget' flag for VE Day.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Rahim Mohammadi, 40, is accused of killing 80-year-old Lea Adri-Soejoko in her allotment in Colindale, north London on February 27. Her body was found the next day inside a maintenance shed.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Before Mary Berry hit our screens on Great British Bake Off in 2010, allotment sites around the country would have hundreds fighting for a plot, but now, the waiting lists are near non-existent.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Scientists from Essex and Westminster universities found that a single session of pottering on an allotment resulted in an instant reduction in stress and fatigue, as well as a boost to self-esteem.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Alan Bennett has criticised “repellent” reality shows which dominate our screens and asked why every sphere of life – including allotment tending – must now be turned into a television competition.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Whereas with existing techniques, the directory's memory allotment increases in direct proportion to the number of cores, with the new approach, it increases according to the logarithm of the number of cores.
(Science Daily - News, )

Robert Stone, 64, received a letter from Bradford City Council giving him a month's eviction notice for his allotment in Manningham, Bradford, claiming he was not 'cultivating the plot to the required standards'.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Spring has sprung, so it's time for The Big Allotment Challenge, yet another one of these BBC2 crafting competitions in the vein of The Great British Bake-Off, The Great British Sewing Bee and The Great Interior Design Challenge.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Colorado water rights owners are forging a way out of the state's ingrained "Use It Or Lose It" rule that penalizes those who divert less than their full allotment from rivers — opening a path to cut water use as shortages grip the West.
(The Denver Post - News, )

The Big Allotment Challenge (BBC2) is a missed opportunity because any headline writer will tell you there’s a ready-made title begging to be stamped on this contest, where nine pairs of gardeners battle it out to grow prize fruit and veg — Dig For Victory!
(Daily Mail - News, )

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