Distributor meaning

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The definition of a distributor is a person or business who gives out or sells goods or services to customers or other businesses, or a device that sends out electrical currents in the proper order to spark plugs in a gasoline engine.

An example of a distributor is a person who sells Tupperware home products.

An example of a distributor is the part in a gas lawnmower that controls the flow of electrical currents to spark plugs.

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In an internal combustion engine, the device that distributes current to the spark plugs.
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One that distributes, especially a device that applies electric current in proper sequence to the spark plugs of an engine.
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One that markets or sells merchandise, especially a wholesaler.
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One who distributes, a thing that distributes.
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A person or thing that distributes.
  • An agent or business firm that distributes goods to consumers or dealers.
  • A device for distributing electric current to the spark plugs of a gasoline engine so that they fire in proper order.
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