dissemination

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

dissemination \dis*sem'i*na"tion\, noun [L. disseminatio: cf. F. diss['e]mination.] The act of disseminating, or the state of being disseminated; diffusion for propagation and permanence; a scattering or spreading abroad, as of ideas, beliefs, etc.

The universal dissemination of those writings. --Wayland.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

dissemination

noun

1: the opening of a subject to widespread discussion and debate [syn: {dissemination}, {airing}, {public exposure}, {spreading}]

2: the property of being diffused or dispersed [syn: {dissemination}, {diffusion}]

3: the act of dispersing or diffusing something; "the dispersion of the troops"; "the diffusion of knowledge" [syn: {dispersion}, {dispersal}, {dissemination}, {diffusion}]


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