|part of speech:
||an act or instance of giving out, or the thing given out; distribution.
- similar words:
- allotment, dole
||a system or arrangement of distribution or administration, esp. the divine ordering of human affairs.
By dispensation of the king, courts were established in every province.
||an exemption or release from some obligation or rule, granted by some authority, or the document making such a grant, esp. an exemption from a religious law or vow, granted by church authority.
||absolution, concession, contribution, disposal, disposition, favor, justice, privilege