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distribute

v. 1) the dividing up of those assets of an estate or trust when someone has died according to the terms of the deceased's will or trust, or in absence of a will, according to the laws of descent and distribution. 2) division of profits or assets of a corporation or business. (See: probate, will, trust, descent and distribution, corporation)

distribute

verb admeasure, administer, allocate, allot, appropriate, arrange, array, assign, assign places to, assort, class, classify, deal, decentralize, dispense, disseminate, distribuere, divide, dividere, dole, file, give out, mete, parcel out, portion out, prorate, ration, scatter, set in order, share, sort, sow, space, spread, systematize
Associated concepts: distributed among creditors, distribbted because of liquidation, distribution of an estate
See also: administer, allocate, allot, apportion, arrange, assign, bequeath, bestow, cast, circulate, classify, deploy, detail, diffuse, disburse, dispense, disperse, dispose, disseminate, dole, expend, file, fix, give, grant, intersperse, issue, marshal, mete, parcel, partition, post, prorate, publish, sort, split, spread, subdivide, supply, tender

distribute

see DISTRIBUTION.
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70) For example, if a distributing corporation distributes a controlled corporation for a valid business purpose, and such distribution has the effect of facilitating a potential merger of the distributing corporation with an as-yet unknown party, will the ultimate merger of the distributing corporation into a third party be pursuant to a plan?
Divisive reorganizations: A divisive reorganization occurs when a corporation transfers one or more trades or businesses to a controlled subsidiary, and then distributes all the stock in the subsidiary to its shareholders.
If the corporation distributes either tract #1 or tract #2, Jacorp must recognize taxable gain of $50,000.
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PeerDirect Distributed Enterprise allows organizations to distribute databases and applications across an enterprise, so employees are no longer dependent upon centralized systems for critical computing functions.
Headquartered in Austin, Texas, Tivoli distributes its products worldwide through a network of domestic and international sales offices, systems integrators, resellers and IBM sales channels.
Expersoft will market and support the combined technologies as part of its PowerBroker product lines and will distribute the software through its worldwide channels.
In addition, Gates/Arrow distributes a host of synergistic high-end networking products that complement our line of ATM adapter cards.

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