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disseminate at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


disseminate at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

v [T] formal [Date: 1400-1500; Language: Latin; Origin: disseminare, from seminare 'to plant seed']// to spread information or ideas to as many people as possible// --Her findings have been widely disseminated .// -- dissemination/d[hA366]sem[hA369]ne[hA366][hA35D][hA368]n/ n [U] // --the dissemination of information//

disseminate at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

103 Moby Thesaurus words for "disseminate":
advertise, announce, annunciate, assign, bed, bestrew, blazon,
broadcast, carry over, circulate, circumfuse, communicate, consign,
convey, deal out, deliver, deport, dibble, diffract, diffuse,
dispense, disperse, dispread, distribute, diverge, drill, expel,
export, extradite, fan out, forest, get across, get over, give,
give word, hand forward, hand on, hand over, impart, implant,
import, inseminate, issue, leave word, make known, make over,
metastasize, metathesize, overscatter, oversow, overspread, pass,
pass along, pass on, pass over, pass the buck, perfuse, plant, pot,
proclaim, promulgate, propagate, publish, put in, radiate,
reforest, relay, render, report, reset, retail, retimber, scatter,
scatter seed, seed, seed down, seminate, send, send word, set,
share, share with, signal, sow, sow broadcast, splay, spread,
spread out, straw, strew, switch, tell, transfer,
transfer property, transfuse, translate, translocate, transmit,
transplace, transplant, transpose, turn over, utter

disseminate at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[V] (Nonassemblage, Dispersion): disperse, scatter, sow, broadcast, disseminate, diffuse, shed, spread, bestrew, overspread, dispense, disband, disembody, dismember, distribute, apportion, blow off, let out, dispel, cast forth, cast, sprinkle, issue, deal out, retail, intersperse, set, set adrift, cast adrift, scatter to the winds, spread like wildfire.

[V] (Divergence): diverge, radiate, ramify, branch off, spread, scatter, disperse, disseminate, deviate, part, separate, bifurcate, fork.

[V] (Publication): publish, make public, speak of, talk of, broach, utter, circulate, propagate, promulgate, spread, diffuse, disseminate, emit, edit, get out, issue.

disseminate at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

[VN] (formal) to spread information, knowledge, etc. so that it reaches many people:
Their findings have been widely disseminated.
dissemination noun [U]

disseminate at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

[VN] (formal) to spread information, knowledge, etc. so that it reaches many people:
Their findings have been widely disseminated.
dissemination noun [U]

Disseminate at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Disseminate \Dis*sem"i*nate\, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p.
{Disseminated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Disseminating}.] [L.
disseminatus, p. p. of disseminare to disseminate; dis- +
seminare to sow, semen seed. See {Seminary}.]
1. To sow broadcast or as seed; to scatter for growth and
propagation, like seed; to spread abroad; to diffuse; as,
principles, ideas, opinions, and errors are disseminated
when they are spread abroad for propagation.

2. To spread or extend by dispersion.

A nearly uniform and constant fire or heat
disseminated throughout the body of the earth.

Syn: To spread; diffuse; propagate; circulate; disperse;

disseminate at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

v : cause to become widely known; "spread information";
"circulate a rumor"; "broadcast the news" [syn: {circulate},
{circularize}, {circularise}, {distribute}, {propagate},
{broadcast}, {spread}, {diffuse}, {disperse}, {pass

disseminate at English (WD) Of Explained:



An adaptation of Inter: term » |dissēmināt-|lang=la, the perfect passive participial stem of Inter: term » dissemino|dissēminō|I broadcast”, “I disseminate|lang=la, from Inter: term » dis-||in all directions|lang=la + Inter: term » semino|sēminō|I plant”, “I sow|lang=la, from Inter: term » semen|sēmen|seed|lang=la.


* Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /dɪˈsɛmɪˌneɪt/
  • Inter: audio » En-uk-disseminate.ogg|Audio (UK)


    Inter: en-verb » disseminat|ed

  • Inter: transitiv » e To sow and scatter principles, ideas, opinions, and errors for growth and propagation, such as seed
    1. Inter: intransitiv » e To become scattered.
    2. : The values of the American Revolution have disseminated throughout the world.


      * spread

  • circulate
  • propagate

    Coordinate terms

    * promulgate

    Derived terms

    * dissemination


    Inter: trans-top » transitive: to sow and scatter principles, etc. for propagation, like seed
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|разпръсквам|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t+ » bg|разпространявам|sc=Cyrl
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|散播|tr=sànbō|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|傳播|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|传播|tr=chuánbō|sc=Hani
  • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|uitdragen
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|disséminer

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|verbreiten
    • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|terjeszt
    • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|蒔く|tr=まく, maku|sc=Jpan, Inter: t- » ja|広める|tr=ひろめる, hiromeru|sc=Jpan
    • Korean: Inter: t+ » ko|뿌리다|tr=ppurida|sc=Kore, Inter: t- » ko|퍼뜨리다|tr=peotteurida|sc=Kore
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|рассеивать|tr=rasséivatʹ, Inter: t+ » ru|распространять|tr=rasprostranjátʹ
    • Swedish: Inter: t- » sv|utsprida, Inter: t+ » sv|sprida

    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » intransitive: to become scattered
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|разпространявам се|sc=Cyrl
    • Hungarian: Inter: t- » hu|szétszóródik
    • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|広まる|tr=ひろまる, hiromaru|sc=Jpan

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Korean: Inter: t+ » ko|퍼지다|tr=peojida|sc=Kore
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|рассеиваться|tr=rasséivatʹsja, Inter: t+ » ru|распространяться|tr=rasprostranjátʹsja
  • Swedish: Inter: t- » sv|utspridas, Inter: t+ » sv|spridas

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

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    * Inter: R:Webster 191 » 3
    • Inter: R:Century 191 » 1



  • Inter: conjugation of » disseminare||2|p|pres|ind|lang=it
    1. Inter: conjugation of » disseminare||2|p|imp|lang=it
    2. Inter: form of » Feminine plural|disseminato

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    Inter: la-verb-form » dissēmināte
  • Inter: conjugation of » dissemino|dissēminō|2|p|pres|act|imp|lang=la

  • Translation: ar » disseminate
    Translation: cs » disseminate
    Translation: et » disseminate
    Translation: el » disseminate
    Translation: fr » disseminate
    Translation: ko » disseminate
    Translation: io » disseminate
    Translation: it » disseminate
    Translation: kn » disseminate
    Translation: hu » disseminate
    Translation: mg » disseminate
    Translation: my » disseminate
    Translation: ja » disseminate
    Translation: pl » disseminate
    Translation: sv » disseminate
    Translation: ta » disseminate
    Translation: te » disseminate
    Translation: vi » disseminate
    Translation: zh » disseminate