distributed distributed  /dɪs ˈtrɪb jə təd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) spread out or scattered about or divided up

Usage(s):

  1. It is just not uniformly distributed.
  2. Fifteen million of these coasters have already been distributed; look for them at 7-Elevens around Christmastime.
  3. Funds are distributed by formula.

News

  1. Distributed Generation in New England Will Triple By 2021, Study Says

    The total capacity of distributed generation installed in New England is likely to triple over the next decade, according to a new study.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Forbes

  2. SafeAssured IDs to be distributed

    RACINE COUNTY — SafeAssured IDs will be distributed at these locations:
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Journal Times

  3. Used Chevy 6.2 Liter Diesel Engine Now Distributed for Detroit Diesel Installations in the U.S. at GotDieselEngines.com

    Used Chevy 6.2 liter diesel engine from the GotDieselEngines.com company is now distributed to buyers completing Detroit diesel installations inside the U.S. These motors are provided on the company website and are reduced in total price to ensure a reliable and cost effective install. (PRWeb June 14, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/used-chevy-62-liter/diesel-engines ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "It now appears that weeks ago, this information was passed to a component of our intelligence community but was not effectively distributed. There appears to other deficiencies as well," Obama said, citing warning signs that should have singled...
    on Dec 30, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. "It looks like a ton of LIHEAP money was distributed to con artists who applied under the names of convicts and the dead," said Rep. Joe Barton (R-Texas) in prepared remarks. "Even some people living in million-dollar houses got their utility...
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: Joe Barton Source: The Hill (blog)

  3. "We are now only 120 days into the recovery package," Biden said on "This Week," an ABC News program. "No one expected that the recovery package would in fact be in a position at this point of having distributed the bulk of the money."
    on Jul 5, 2009 By: Joe Biden Source: Bloomberg

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