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Definition of Distributed

Distributed
Distribute Dis*trib"ute, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Distributed; p. pr. & vb. n. Distributing.] [L. distributus, p. p. of distribuere to divide, distribute; dis- + tribuere to assign, give, allot. See Tribute.] 1. To divide among several or many; to deal out; to apportion; to allot. She did distribute her goods to all them that were nearest of kindred. --Judith xvi. 24. 2. To dispense; to administer; as, to distribute justice. --Shak. 3. To divide or separate, as into classes, orders, kinds, or species; to classify; to assort, as specimens, letters, etc. 4. (Printing) (a) To separate (type which has been used) and return it to the proper boxes in the cases. (b) To spread (ink) evenly, as upon a roller or a table. 5. (Logic) To employ (a term) in its whole extent; to take as universal in one premise. A term is said to be distributed when it is taken universal, so as to stand for everything it is capable of being applied to. --Whately. Syn: To dispense; deal out; apportion; allot; share; assign; divide.

Meaning of Distributed from wikipedia

- electricity Distributed generation, the use of technologies to provide electric power at the source of consumption Distributed production or distributed manufacturing...
- from any system. Distributed computing is a field of computer science that studies distributed systems. The components of a distributed system interact...
- A distributed ledger (also called a shared ledger or distributed ledger technology or DLT) is the consensus of replicated, shared, and synchronized digital...
- needed]. The concept of distributed language is based on a biological theory of the origin of language and the concept of distributed cognition. Alexander...
- to distributed cognition (distinct from other meanings) which takes a com****tional perspective towards goal-based activity systems. The distributed cognition...
- Distributed generation, also distributed energy, on-site generation (OSG), or district/decentralized energy, is electrical generation and storage performed...
- In computing, a distributed cache is an extension of the traditional concept of cache used in a single locale. A distributed cache may span multiple servers...
- Distributed manufacturing also known as distributed production, cloud producing and local manufacturing is a form of decentralized manufacturing practiced...
- A distributed transaction is a database transaction in which two or more network hosts are involved. Usually, hosts provide transactional resources, while...
- AMCON Distributing Company is one of the largest wholesale distributors in the United States serving approximately 4,000 retail outlets including convenience...