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Synonyms for ration

the food allowance for one day (especially for service personnel)

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a fixed portion that is allotted (especially in times of scarcity)

restrict the consumption of a relatively scarce commodity, as during war

distribute in rations, as in the army

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Following the directives of District Nazim Ration Controller Aftab Omar initiated crackdown in different markets of the city in collaboration with Commission Agents and brought down the prices of fruits and vegetables by 40 percent.
According to the new system, 150 loaves of bread are allocated per citizen per month, which are registered on his ration card.
Later, in Canada, my unit became guinea pigs for trial field rations.
Spam became a favourite in 'Ration Book Britain', while rabbit and horse might appear on the weekly menu to augment the meagre meat rations Many shops opened for only two or three days a week.
inducement to ration care goes to the very point of any HMO
Ration cards were distributed which could only be used at allocated shops Sugar, meat, our, butter, margarine and milk were all rationed, and restrictions were only completely lifted by 1921.
General Secretary, Al-Khidmat Engr Abdul Aziz said that the organization always serves for ailing humanity and believes on it "The Al-Khidmat Welfare Society will distribute ration bags and eid gifts among 20,000 less privileged families throughout the holy month of Ramadan, so that those families can spend the entire month with happiness", he added.
Pregnant women were allowed more food tokens and children aged five and over had their own ration books.
HYDERABAD -- The Pakistan Army has so far dropped seven thousand tons of ration (food) through Helicopters for drought hit people in far flung and inaccessible areas of Tharparkar district.
BAGHDAD/ Aswat al-Iraq: Iraqi Trade Ministry announced today its adoption of London sugar prices in its international contracts for the food ration card.
The process of physical verification and, accordingly, the issue of new ration cards to these families could not be done because the Model Code of Conduct for the Delhi Assembly elections came into force on October 4, 2013 i.
What is clearly the major interest of the author and probably readers is the urgent need to ration CO2.
The Kurdish Globe By Salih Waladbagi -- Erbil Iraq's Prime Minister, Nuri al-Maliki announced that the food ration system has to be reformed and revised.
JEDDAH: The government is making arrangements to implement a ration card system that includes all government-subsidized basic goods.
50 today) * Eggs -one per adult * Dried eggs - one packet a month * Margarine - 4oz * Milk - two pints * Tea - 2oz * Sweets - 3oz Despite all the difficulties there was always plenty of vegetables and fish, which were off ration.