dissemination

noun dis·sem·i·na·tion \ di-ˌse-mə-ˈnā-shən \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of dissemination

: the act or process of disseminating or spreading something : the state of being disseminated
  • the dissemination of ideas
  • And thanks to the emergence of social media as the increasingly dominant mode of information dissemination, are we nearing a time when truth itself will become just another commodity to be bought and sold on the social-media markets?
  • —Michael Hirschorn
  • For centuries, translating a text signified that it was essential, worthy of preservation and dissemination.
  • —Aviya Kushner
  • Although the Hong Kong flu outbreak was associated with comparatively few deaths worldwide, the virus was highly contagious, a factor that facilitated its rapid global dissemination.
  • —Kara Rogers

First Known Use of dissemination

1615



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