- distributed array processor,
- distributed data processing,
- distributed logic,
- distributed practice,
- distributed systems
Origin of distributed
verb (used with object), dis·trib·ut·ed, dis·trib·ut·ing.
- to roll out (ink) on the table to attain the proper consistency.
- to return (type) to the proper place after printing.
Origin of distribute
Examples from the Web for distributed
Even Sony Pictures Classics, who distributed the Before trilogy?Coffee Talk with Ethan Hawke: On ‘Boyhood,’ Jennifer Lawrence, and Bill Clinton’s Urinal Exchange|Marlow Stern|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
While food is distributed to families, children living on the UN base in Bentiu continue to struggle with malnutrition.
After it reached Ethiopia, the contents were distributed and sold out in under two weeks.
It will only be distributed to select bars and at official company events.When a Modern-Day Indiana Jones Met an Adventurous Gin Distiller|Ann Binlot|July 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Her photograph was chosen as the image of the ideal Aryan baby, and distributed in party propaganda.
The water runs down to the home station, and is then lifted up high by steam engines and distributed over the city.Wisconsin in Story and Song;|Various
We distributed it among the lodges, and there was great rejoicing.Blackfeet Tales of Glacier National Park|James Willard Schultz
Coals and salt, machinery and manufactured goods, can be distributed easily from the great towns that produce them.Cheshire|Charles E. Kelsey
All invitations to Receptions, etc., will be distributed in this way.
The papers were to be distributed at eleven, and at a few minutes before that hour we were all assembled.In Accordance with the Evidence|Oliver Onions
Word Origin for distribute
early 15c., "to deal out or apportion," from Latin distributus, past participle of distribuere "to divide, distribute" (see distribution). Related: Distributable; distributed; distributing.