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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dispensed(adj)

    distributed or weighted out in carefully determined portions

    "medicines dispensed to the sick"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dispensed

    of Dispense

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dispensed in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dispensed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of dispensed in a Sentence

  1. Drug Enforcement Administration:

    Today's arrests should be a wake-up call to distributors and pharmacists who are allowing opioid prescription pills to be illegally sold and dispensed from their facilities.

  2. Charles Babcock:

    Every one of them tested the same, which is what was impressive, especially considering the fact that we had actually dispensed these products to patients, i dispense naloxone to patients all the time, and I had a couple come in after it had expired, and they had used it, and people were brought back to life.

  3. Edmund Funaro Jr.:

    I haven’t had anyone come in and ask for it, i’ve dispensed a few for people who got prescriptions from their doctors, but as far as someone coming in and asking for it, there’s been none.

  4. Thomas Arnold:

    The ideas of mourning, loss, tragedy, social justice, and larger responsibilities to a neighbor -- which the world religious tradition have gradually developed resources to accommodate, reflect upon, and offer rich re-framings thereof -- are largely dispensed with in the AI as religion evocations.

  5. Goethe:

    We cannot too soon convince ourselves how easily we may be dispensed with in the world. What important personages we imagine ourselves to be! We think that we alone are the life of the circle in which we move; in our absence, we fancy that life, existence, breath will come to a general pause, and, alas, the gap which we leave is scarcely perceptible, so quickly is it filled again; nay, it is often the place, if not of something better, at least for something more agreeable.

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