distributor

  • 1 distributor — dis‧trib‧u‧tor [dɪˈstrɪbjtə ǁ ər] noun [countable] COMMERCE TRANSPORT a person or business responsible for making goods available to customers after they have been produced, either one that sells directly to the public or one that sells to shops …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 distributor — index merchant Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 distributor …

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  • 3 distributor — distributor, ra. (Del lat. distribūtor, ōris). adj. p. us. distribuidor. U. t. c. s …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 4 distributor — distributor, ra (Del lat. distribūtor, ōris). adj. p. us. distribuidor. U. t. c. s.) …

    Diccionario de la lengua española

  • 5 Distributor — Dis*trib u*tor, n. [L.] One that distributes; a distributer; specif.: (a) A machine for distributing type. (b) An appliance, as a roller, in a printing press, for distributing ink. (c) An apparatus for distributing an electric current, either to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 distributor — 1520s, distributer (Latinized form is from 1570s), agent noun from L. distribuere (see DISTRIBUTION (Cf. distribution)). As a part in an internal combustion engine, from 1905 …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 7 distributor — is spelt or in all its meanings, not er …

    Modern English usage

  • 8 distributor — [n] wholesaler dealer, jobber, merchandiser, middleperson, salesperson, trader; concept 347 …

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  • 9 distributor — ► NOUN 1) an agent who supplies goods to retailers. 2) a device in a petrol engine for passing electric current to each spark plug in turn …

    English terms dictionary

  • 10 distributor — [di strib′yoot ər] n. a person or thing that distributes; specif., ☆ a) an agent or business firm that distributes goods to consumers or dealers ☆ b) a device for distributing electric current to the spark plugs of a gasoline engine so that they… …

    English World dictionary

  • 11 Distributor — This article is about the engine component. For other uses, see Distributor (disambiguation). Typical distributor with distributor cap Also visible are mounting/drive shaft (bottom), vacuum advance unit (right) and capacitor (centre) A… …

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  • 12 distributor — [1] A unit in the ignition system designed to make and break the ignition primary circuit and to distribute the resultant high voltage to the proper cylinder at the correct time. The high voltage comes from the coil to the center terminal of the… …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 13 distributor — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ global, international, overseas, worldwide ▪ local, national ▪ exclusive, sole ▪ …

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  • 14 Distributor — Ein Distributor ist ein Verteiler, Großhändler, Filmverleiher. Die Distribution (von lateinisch distribuere = verteilen, aufteilen) beschreibt im Allgemeinen die Verteilung von Gütern von der Produktionsstätte bis zum Konsumenten. Ein Distributor …

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  • 15 distributor — [[t]dɪstrɪ̱bjʊtə(r)[/t]] distributors 1) N COUNT: usu with supp A distributor is a company that supplies goods to shops or other businesses. ...Spain s largest distributor of petroleum products... Bulmer is the UK distributor for Perrier and the… …

    English dictionary

  • 16 distributor — /di strib yeuh teuhr/, n. 1. a person or thing that distributes. 2. Com. a. a person, firm, etc., engaged in the general distribution or marketing of some article or class of goods. b. a wholesaler who has exclusive rights to market, within a… …

    Universalium

  • 17 Distributor — Dis|tri|bu|tor der; s, ...oren unter Einfluss von engl. distributor aus lat. distributor »Verteiler« zu distribuere, vgl. ↑distribuieren>: a) Verkäufer; b) Vertriebsorganisator …

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  • 18 distributor */ — UK [dɪˈstrɪbjʊtə(r)] / US [dɪˈstrɪbjətər] noun [countable] Word forms distributor : singular distributor plural distributors 1) business a company or person that supplies goods to shops 2) the part of a car engine that sends electricity to the… …

    English dictionary

  • 19 distributor — augalų apsaugos produktų platintojas statusas Aprobuotas sritis augalų apsauga apibrėžtis Augalų apsaugos produktus rinkai tiekiantis fizinis ar juridinis asmuo, įskaitant augalų apsaugos produktų pardavėjus ir tiekėjus. atitikmenys: angl.… …

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  • 20 distributor — skirstytuvas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. directional control valve; distribution device; distributor; manifold; selector valve vok. Verteiler, m; Verteileranordnung, f; Verteilerschaltung, f; Wege Ventil, n rus. распределитель …

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