appropriation

Noun
  1. Money set aside (as by a legislature) for a specific purpose (synset 113310868)
  2. Incorporation by joining or uniting (synset 100374226)
  3. A deliberate act of acquisition of something, often without the permission of the owner (synset 100084795)
    "the necessary funds were obtained by the government's appropriation of the company's operating unit"; "a person's appropriation of property belonging to another is dishonest"

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