redistribute

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

re- +‎ distribute

PronunciationEdit

  • enPR: rē-dĭ-strĭbʹyo͞ot, IPA(key): /ˌɹɪːdɪˈstɹɪbjuːt/
  • Hyphenation: re‧dis‧trib‧ute

VerbEdit

redistribute (third-person singular simple present redistributes, present participle redistributing, simple past and past participle redistributed)

  1. (transitive) To distribute again.
    • 1953, Samuel Beckett, Watt
      And so new friendships were formed, and new enmities, and old friendships preserved, and old enmities. And all was agreement and disagreement and amity and enmity, as before, only redistributed.

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