Verb(1) administer or bestow, as in small portions(2) distribute or disperse widely(3) make available(4) give to several people(5) cause to be distributed(6) cause to become widely known(7) spread throughout a given area(8) be distributed or spread, as in statistical analyses(9) be mathematically distributive(10) to arrange in a systematic order
(1) Like all research labs, we needed to share disks, distribute processes, compile software and store and munge data.(2) Failing to distribute the middle term over at least one of the other terms is the fallacy of undistributed middle.(3) Give a subordinate unit the task to distribute newsletters or flyers and use the remaining elements to provide security-be ready to fight.(4) The Li & Fung group has focused strongly on China where its privately held IDS Group can now sell and distribute goods in bulk to mainland retailers.(5) Sharing these views is what made the Internet in the first place; a medium to quickly share and distribute information.(6) There was no attempt to distribute the images or share them with others, he said.(7) There are lots of people now employed in in big warehouses to distribute goods which would formerly have been distributed through retail outlets.(8) However, many UK companies distribute share options to all employees, linked to monthly savings plans.(9) Usaid pays an aid organization to hire independent staffers, who then travel to the recipient country and distribute aid as they see fit.(10) Cash donations also allow agencies to avoid the labor-intensive need to store, sort, pack and distribute donated goods.(11) The program, Berklee Shares, encourages musicians to share and distribute these music lessons online.(12) A climbing fern Lygodium japonicum is classified into the Filicales and is distributed throughout the warm temperate areas in Japan.(13) The goods were then distributed to major phone retailers, the ministry said.(14) A further 30 species were primarily confined to freshwater riparian areas distributed throughout the park.(15) Charlie and Lola is produced by Tiger Aspect Productions and distributed by BBC Worldwide Ltd and Ôö¼┬« BBC 1996.(16) Muntjac deer (Muntiacinae, Cervidae) are distributed throughout Southeast Asia, South China, and India.