# HyperDic: distribution

 NOUN cognition distribution, statistical distribution (statistics) an arrangement of values of a variable showing their observed or theoretical frequency of occurrence attribute distribution, dispersion the spatial or geographic property of being scattered about over a range, area, or volume act distribution the act of distributing or spreading or apportioning act distribution the commercial activity of transporting and selling goods from a producer to a consumer
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Meaning Synonym (statistics) an arrangement of values of a variable showing their observed or theoretical frequency of occurrence. statistical distribution statistics A branch of applied mathematics concerned with the collection and interpretation of quantitative data and the use of probability theory to estimate population parameters Poisson distribution A theoretical distribution that is a good approximation to the binomial distribution when the probability is small and the number of trials is large binomial distribution, Bernoulli distribution A theoretical distribution of the number of successes in a finite set of independent trials with a constant probability of success equidistribution A flat distribution having equal frequencies of occurrence frequency distribution A distribution of observed frequencies of occurrence of the values of a variable normal distribution, Gaussian distribution A theoretical distribution with finite mean and variance sample distribution, sample, sampling items selected at random from a population and used to test hypotheses about the population arrangement, organization, organisation, system An organized structure for arranging or classifying
Meaning Examples The spatial or geographic property of being scattered about over a range, area, or volume. "worldwide in distribution" "the distribution of nerve fibers" "in complementary distribution" dispersion complementary distribution, complementation (linguistics) a distribution of related speech sounds or forms in such a way that they only appear in different contexts diaspora The dispersion or spreading of something that was originally / originally localized (as a people or language or culture) dissemination, diffusion The property of being diffused or dispersed innervation The distribution of nerve fibers to an organ or body region scatter, spread A haphazard distribution in all directions spacing, spatial arrangement The property possessed by an array of things that have space between them concentration, density, denseness, tightness, compactness The spatial property of being crowded together dispersión, distribución, ubicación ubicació distributional of or relating to spatial distribution
Meaning Narrower The act of distributing or spreading or apportioning. allotment, apportionment, apportioning, allocation, parceling, parcelling, assignation The act of distributing by allotting / allotting or apportioning assignment, assigning The act of distributing something to designated / designated places or persons deal The act of distributing playing cards dispensation The act of dispensing / dispensing (giving out in portions) redistribution Distributing again revenue sharing Distribution of part of the federal tax income to states and municipalities sharing, share-out A distribution in shares act, deed, human action, human activity Something that people do or cause to happen dispersión, distribución dispersió, distribució distribute distribute or disperse widely distribute administer or bestow, as in small portions
Meaning Part of The commercial activity of transporting and selling goods from a producer to a consumer. marketing The commercial processes involved in promoting and selling and distributing a product or service commerce, commercialism, mercantilism transactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services) distribución distribució distribute make available