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Princeton's WordNet

  1. distributedadjective

    spread out or scattered about or divided up


  1. distributed

    Distributed typically refers to a system or process where components, functions, or tasks are spread out, shared, or allocated across different geographical locations, computer networks, or among various individuals or units. It allows for parallel processing, improved system performance, and redundancy. This term is often used in the context of computing (distributed computing), databases (distributed databases), and networks (distributed networks).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Distributed

    of Distribute


  1. Distributed

    In a distributed model, repositories act as peers, and users typically have a local repository with version history available, in addition to their working copies.

Editors Contribution

  1. distributedverb

    Verb form of the word distribute.

    They distributed the goods between various shops.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 7, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'distributed' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4443

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of distributed in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of distributed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of distributed in a Sentence

  1. Margot Wallstrom:

    It's important in our talks with Abbas to hear how women are represented in peace negotiations, how Palestine views the position of women and how resources are distributed.

  2. Anthony Fauci:

    There are 89 sites distributed throughout the country, they are widely distributed as a matter of fact in areas where there is clearly as of right now active infection going on.

  3. Lamar Alexander:

    I think most of Leading Democratic lawmakers thought that the money from CARES Act would be distributed about the same way Title I is distributed.

  4. Link Starbureiy:

    Power is acquired, not distributed. Equity is what gets distributed.

  5. Rene Descartes:

    Nothing is more fairly distributed than common sense - no one needs more of it than one already has

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