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One entry found for distribution.
Entry Word: distribution
Function: noun
Text: 1 the act or process of giving out something to each member of a group <we oversaw the distribution of medicine to the natives>
Synonyms allocation, apportionment, dispensation, division, issuance
Related Words disbursement; reapportionment, redistribution
2 the way objects in space or events in time are arranged or follow one another <the distribution of those stars has long suggested the form of a dipper> -- see ORDER 1