动词过去式:distributed 过去分词:distributed 现在分词:distributing 第三人称单数:distributes
tribut＝to pay（付）,to bestow（赠与）
v [Tn, Tn.pr]
1 ~ sth (to/among sb/sth) separate sth into parts and give a share to each person or thing 分发、分配某事物
*In a co-operative profits are distributed among the work-force. 在合作社中, 利润是在全体劳动者中进行分配的.
* The demonstrators distributed leaflets to passers-by. 示威者向行人分发传单.
2 spread (sth); scatter; place at different parts 使（某物）散开; 散布; 分散放置
*Baggage loaded onto an aircraft must be evenly distributed. 飞机载运的行李应均匀放置在各个部位.
1400-1500; Language: Latin;Origin:
distribuere 'to give out'
, from tribuere 'to give to a particular person'
to share things among a group of people, especially in a planned way
= give outdistribute sth among/to sb Clothes and blankets have been distributed among the refugees. a man distributing leaflets to passers-by
to supply goods to shops and companies so that they can sell them Milk is distributed to the local shops by Herald's Dairies.
to spread something over a large area Make sure the weight of the load is evenly distributed .be distributed
to exist in different parts of an area or groupbe widely/evenly distributed This species of dolphin is widely distributed throughout the world. The population is distributed in a very uneven pattern.
1. The business will have less money to distribute as dividends or invest directly in its future progress and development. 企业只能以较少的钱作为红利分配，或者直接投资于将来的进步和发展。
2. And the business will have less money to distribute as dividends or invest directly in its future progress and development. 因此用于分红的金额就用于将来开拓和发展的投资就相应地减少了。
3. For rose growers, those who distribute roses, and those who sell, this year's anticipated 7% increase in sales will be sweeter than a 5-pound box of chocolate candy. 对于玫瑰花种植商、分销商及零售商来说，预计今年的销售量将增加7%，这个数字比一盒5磅重的巧克力糖还要甜蜜。"