Meaning of DISTRIBUTION in English

DISTRIBUTION

[dis.tri.bu.tion] n (14c) 1 a: the act or process of distributing b: the apportionment by a court of the personal property of an intestate

2. a: the position, arrangement, or frequency of occurrence (as of the members of a group) over an area or throughout a space or unit of time b: the natural geographic range of an organism 3 a: something distributed b (1): frequency distribution (2): probability function (3): probability density function 2

4: the pattern of branching and termination of a ramifying structure (as a nerve)

5: the marketing or merchandising of commodities -- dis.tri.bu.tion.al adj

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