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distribution

n. the act of dividing up the assets of an estate or trust, or paying out profits or assets of a corporation or business according to the ownership percentages. (See: distribute)

distribution

(Apportionment), noun allocation, allotment, appropriation, assignment, dealing out, disposal, dissemination, division, dole, handing out, issuance, parceling out, partition, placement, proporting, rationing, repartition, sharing
Associated concepts: capital distribution, distribution by oppration of law, distribution of assets, distribution of capital, distribution of corporate assets, distribution of earnings or profits, distribution of powers and functions, distribution of proceeds, distribution points, just and equal distribution, partial distribution, per capita distribution, per stirpes distriiution, pro rata distribution, ratable distribution

distribution

(Arrangement), noun assemblage, classification, collocation, disposition, formation, gradation, graduation, grouping, marshaling, ordering, organization, placement, regimentation, serialization, systematization
See also: administration, allotment, appointment, apportionment, appropriation, arrangement, assignment, budget, circulation, classification, consignment, decentralization, dispensation, disposition, division, form, hierarchy, order, proportion, ration

distribution

1 the apportioning of the estate of a deceased intestate among the persons entitled to share in it.
2 after a bankruptcy order has been made, the trustee, having gathered in the bankrupt's estate, must distribute the assets available for distribution in accordance with the prescribed order of payment. All debts proved in the bankruptcy in the same category of priority rank PARI PASSU. See also CORPORATION TAX.

DISTRIBUTION. By this term is understood the division of an intestate's estate according to law.
     2. The English statute of 22 and 23 Car. II. c. 10, which was itself probably borrowed from the 118th Novel of Justinian, is the foundation of, perhaps, most acts of distribution in the several states. Vide 2 Kent, Com. 342, note; 8 Com. Dig. 522; 11 Vin. Ab. 189, 202; Com. Dig. Administration, H.

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Frequency distribution of studied subjects in healthy and epileptic groups according to their previous record of mental and physical illness is presented in table 5.
2 shows an example of the frequency distribution of the array of values of the function (2) at j = 0.
The minimum bending radius for each wood species was established on the same principle: grouping the radii in classes of radii and then applying the frequency and cumulative frequency distributions (Tables 3 and 5) to estimate the probable minimum failure point.
The interpretation of serologic results is difficult, and this study's approach, in which large numbers of samples were quantitatively assayed to give a frequency distribution, may provide a helpful means of addressing this uncertainty.
Since the size of the monthly samples is small, larger, samples of frogs were collected during the June-July and the data collected from these samples was used for the study of frequency distribution of M.
The frequency distribution of the CYP 3A4-A and -G genotypes in African-American and Caucasian groups is given in Table 2.
Frequency Distribution for Annual Unemployment Rates in West Tennessee Counties, 1998-2003 * 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 Less Than State 5 5 4 2 0 0 Rate Greater Than 5 3 9 10 6 8 State Rate But Less Than 150% Greater Than 6 8 5 4 9 8 State Rate by More 150% But Less Than 200% Greater Than 5 5 3 5 6 3 The State Rate By 200% * Unadjusted.
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Besides the methodological aspect of mining bibliographic data, the frequency distribution patterns in the keyword data set suggest the existence of a common intellectual base with a wide range of specialties and marginal areas in the subject area studied.

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