spread widely

See: disperse
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I conclude, looking to the future, that for terrestrial productions a large continental area, which will probably undergo many oscillations of level, and which consequently will exist for long periods in a broken condition, will be the most favourable for the production of many new forms of life, likely to endure long and to spread widely.
None of them had been down to Astoria themselves; but rumors spread widely and rapidly from mouth to mouth among the Indian tribes, and are carried to the heart of the interior by hunting parties and migratory hordes.
There were no pictures on the walls but here and there boughs laden with heavy-petalled flowers spread widely against them.
Gan Soo Do Philippines Incorporated spread widely throughout Mindanao and Visayas, and some parts of Luzon in the Philippines.
He said that through Sufism the message of peace and tolerance had been spread widely.
It also stressed that government agencies managing communications and internet services must issue laws that protect internet users from cybercrimes, such as hacking personal data and slander crimes that have spread widely on social networks recently.
The lawyer's controversial comments during a live show spread widely, causing public anger and condemnation.
1 The viral disease spread widely in Karachi's Malir district, affecting as many as around 20,000-30,000 victims, according to various conflicting reports.
As Russia began its exit from recession, growth spread widely in the region over the past year, the IMF said.
The order comes after a spate of videos purportedly showing Indian soldiers committing human rights abuses spread widely on social media.
The bank stated that the terms of the financing ensure positive impact is spread widely across farms in seven provinces and autonomous regions.
Reg, who consulted a beekeeping expert to find out more about his new arrivals, said: "These bees were first recorded in the UK in 2001 since when they have spread widely and it has been noted that they have selected bird boxes as a favourite place to set up home.