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English noun: distributor

1. distributor (person) someone who markets merchandise


Broader (hypernym)provider, supplier

Narrower (hyponym)jobber, middleman, retail merchant, retailer, ship chandler, wholesaler, wool stapler

2. distributor (person) a person with authority to allot or deal out or apportion


Broader (hypernym)authority

3. distributor (group) a company that markets merchandise

SamplesHis company is a large distributor of software products.

Broader (hypernym)company

Narrower (hyponym)direct mailer, retail chain

4. distributor (artifact) electrical device that distributes voltage to the spark plugs of a gasoline engine in the order of the firing sequence

Synonymsdistributer, electrical distributor

Broader (hypernym)electrical device

Part holonymbreaker point, capacitance, capacitor, condenser, distributor cam, distributor cap, distributor point, electrical condenser, point, rotor

Part meronymignition, ignition system

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