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redistribute

[ ree-di-strib-yoot ]
/ 藢ri d瑟藞str瑟b yut /
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verb (used with object), re路dis路trib路ut路ed, re路dis路trib路ut路ing.
to distribute again or anew: The corporation will redistribute its share of the profits to its stockholders.
to alter the distribution of; apportion differently: Let's redistribute the work more fairly.
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Origin of redistribute

First recorded in 1605鈥15; re- + distribute
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British Dictionary definitions for redistribute

redistribute
/ (藢ri藧d瑟藞str瑟bju藧t) /

verb (tr)
to distribute (something) again or differently

Derived forms of redistribute

redistributive, adjective
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