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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DISSEMINATING

Both the means for acquiring the information and for disseminating it are visual.

It all went in giving p. 168employment or disseminating kindness.

Its vibrations, disseminating through the room, were silhouetted on the walls.

Ostrov took a most zealous share in disseminating the rumour.

Treason and other high crimes against the state, such as inciting war and disseminating propaganda, are treated with severity.

It was an excellent device, and most efficacious in disseminating the Vampire belief.

It was the air-tube, disseminating the breath through the lungs.

I myself have been disseminating unceasingly for a number of years.

Cool discussion and fair statements of facts are the only proper modes of conveying truth and disseminating sound principles.

But they had another task to perform—that of disseminating anti-official prejudices among Anti-Government Agitation.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1600, from Latin disseminatus, past participle of disseminare "to spread abroad, disseminate," from dis- "in every direction" (see dis-) + seminare "to plant, propagate," from semen (genitive seminis) "seed" (see semen). Related: Disseminated; disseminates; disseminating. Middle English had dissemen "to scatter" (early 15c.).

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.