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distribution

dis·tri·bu·tion

distribution

 
pronunciation:
dI strih byu shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act of distributing.
similar words:
dole, scatter, spread
definition 2: that which is distributed.
similar words:
dole
definition 3: the spread or range of occurrence of anything.
the distribution of grizzly bears in the western states
definition 4: the marketing and transporting of goods to firms.
definition 5: means or manner of distributing or being distributed.
unfair distribution of wealth
definition 6: number of copies sold or given out, as of newspapers; circulation.
similar words:
circulation
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