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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

distributed \distributed\ adj. 1. spread from a central location to multiple points or recipients. Opposite of concentrated. [Narrower terms: apportioned, dealt out, doled out, meted out, parceled out; diffuse, diffused; dispensed; dispersed, spread; divided, divided up, shared, shared out on the basis of a plan or purpose); encyclical; rationed; scattered, widespread; sparse, thin; unfocused, unfocussed] Also See: distributive. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] 2. spread among a variety of securities; -- of investments. Syn: diversified. [WordNet 1.5] Distributing to the necessity of saints. --Rom. xii. 13. [1913 Webster]