distribute to

distribute (something) to (someone)

To pass something out, usually to each person in a group. I'll have the volunteers distribute pamphlets to the audience before I begin my lecture.
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distribute something to someone

to give out something to someone. Can you distribute this clothing to the needy people who live around here? I will distribute the ice cream to the party guests.
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128) Under the section 355(a)(1)(D) control test, the distributing corporation is required to be in control (again, 80 percent of the voting power and 80 percent of each other class of stock) of the controlled corporation immediately before the distribution, and the distributing corporation must distribute to its shareholders all of its stock in the controlled corporation.
Rather than transmitting update files individually to each distributed server in turn, companies can use OmniCast to distribute to them all in a single transfer.