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distributed

[dih-strib-yoo-tid]
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adjective Linguistics.
  1. (in distinctive feature analysis) characterized by relatively extensive contact or constriction between the articulating organs, as the (sh) in show in contrast to the (s) in so.
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Origin of distributed

Related formsun·dis·trib·ut·ed, adjectivewell-dis·trib·ut·ed, adjective
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Examples from the Web for undistributed

Historical Examples

  • That an extreme, if undistributed in a Premise, may not be distributed in the Conclusion.

    The Art of Logical Thinking

    William Walker Atkinson

  • The minor term, therefore, is undistributed, and the conclusion must be particular.

    Logic

    Carveth Read

  • The undistributed outside lands to be disposed of comprised eighty-four hundred acres.

    A Backward Glance at Eighty

    Charles A. Murdock

  • As a matter of mere convenience, the percentages for age 21 are made to include also the undistributed pupils in Table V.

    The High School Failures

    Francis P. Obrien

  • For, if not, the minor premise being affirmative, the middle term will be undistributed.

    Logic

    Carveth Read


British Dictionary definitions for undistributed

undistributed

adjective
  1. logic (of a term) referring only to some members of the class designated by the term, as doctors in some doctors are overworked
  2. commerce (of a profit) not paid in dividends to the shareholders of a company but retained to help finance its trading
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