adj. 1. spread from a central location to multiple points or recipients. Opposite of concentrated. [Narrower terms: apportioned, dealt out, doled out, meted out, parceled out; diffuse, diffused; dispensed; dispersed, spread; divided, divided up, shared, shared out on the basis of a plan or purpose); encyclical; rationed; scattered, widespread; sparse, thin; unfocused, unfocussed] Also See: distributive.
[WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

2. spread among a variety of securities; -- of investments.
Syn. -- diversified.
[WordNet 1.5]

Distributing to the necessity of saints.
Rom. xii. 13.
[1913 Webster]


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