rationing

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rationing

Managed care The allocation or distribution of a scarce product, commodity or service. See Age-based rationing, Health care rationing, Oregon plan, Red-tape rationing.

ra·tion·ing

(rash'ŭn-ing)
Allotment or distribution of fixed portions.
[L. ratio, calculation]

rationing

Resource allocation in health care, esp. in managed health care systems.

rationing

See MEDICAL RATIONING.
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The hearings also touched on the perceived insufficient use of nonprice rationing methods to allocate credit.
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A prohibition on relending was a third standard discount window policy for nonprice rationing of adjustment credit.