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Those who worked in food distribution were therefore outrageously well fed. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Men and women doing the same job in our distribution centres are paid the same. Times, Sunday Times (2016)These are not the poorest but also not in the top half of the income distribution. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We know some other rather important things about what has been happening to incomes and their distribution over recent years. Times, Sunday Times (2016)National Grid is already selling off its gas distribution business. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It also invests in those involved in the processing, production and distribution of food. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I work in a distribution centre for an online shop. The Sun (2016)In turn the eels' decline is blamed on changes in the distribution of plankton as a result of warmer seas. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It supplies medicines and medical equipment to oil rigs and the shipping industry, and has a wholesale and distribution business. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The group's third-quarter trading last year was hit by disruption as two new distribution centres began operations. Times, Sunday Times (2017)We have a rather arbitrary form of wealth distribution. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The sale allows management to focus on its core distribution business and possibly some acquisitions. Times, Sunday Times (2016)People queued down the street outside a food distribution centre yesterday. The Sun (2011)If the trial produced a normal curve of distribution then the test was declared valid. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The cold snap boosted profits from gas distribution. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The answer depends on how the new information about the wage offer distribution changes your reservation wage. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)This affected the geographical distribution of women in the sector. A Social History of Modern Spain (1991)They recognized that this result was optimal if one accepted the existing distribution of income. Property and Prophets: The Evolution of Economic Institutions and Ideologies (1995)These allow investors to pool money to profit from film distribution rights. Times, Sunday Times (2012)That end is not served if the distribution of wealth is hugely unequal. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The distribution business is still performing in line with expectations. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Capital paid out is not considered repayment but a distribution of profits and taxed accordingly. MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)He then compared this with the geographical distribution of selenium. The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988)The first such issue is the effect of income distribution on slower than historically average economic growth. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The present food production and distribution system has evolved along relatively consistent lines over the last few decades. Basic Marketing. Principles and Practice (1986)Adding on space to an existing room can mean a change in the distribution and intensity of the light inside. Times, Sunday Times (2006)That the banks have reached a more equitable distribution between their employees and shareholders has shown up in better than expected results. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The company has invested 200 million in a new distribution centre. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He recalls trying to get a large American distribution company involved with funding the movie. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Although we've now got the help of a distribution company. The Sun (2006)Read Chapter 7 on the normal distribution. Christianity Today (2000)He conceded that it was difficult to secure distribution arrangements in the US, because there was so much choice available in the country. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Translations for 'distribution'
British English: distribution NOUN
The distribution of things involves giving or delivering them to a number of people or places.
...the council which controls the distribution of foreign aid.
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