Meaning of DISTRIBUTIVE in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ dɪsˈtrɪbjutɪv ]

adj. & n. --adj. 1 of, concerned with, or produced by distribution. 2 Logic & Gram. (of a pronoun etc.) referring to each individual of a class, not to the class collectively (e.g. each, either). --n. Gram. a distributive word. øødistributively adv. [ME f. F distributif -ive or LL distributivus (as DISTRIBUTE)]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.