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Definition of disseminate verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

disseminate

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//dɪˈsemɪneɪt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dɪˈsemɪneɪt//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they disseminate
BrE BrE//dɪˈsemɪneɪt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dɪˈsemɪneɪt//
 
he / she / it disseminates
BrE BrE//dɪˈsemɪneɪts//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dɪˈsemɪneɪts//
 
past simple disseminated
BrE BrE//dɪˈsemɪneɪtɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dɪˈsemɪneɪtɪd//
 
past participle disseminated
BrE BrE//dɪˈsemɪneɪtɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dɪˈsemɪneɪtɪd//
 
-ing form disseminating
BrE BrE//dɪˈsemɪneɪtɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dɪˈsemɪneɪtɪŋ//
 
 
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disseminate something (formal) to spread information, knowledge, etc. so that it reaches many people Their findings have been widely disseminated. Word Origin late Middle English: from Latin disseminat- ‘scattered’, from the verb disseminare, from dis- ‘abroad’ + semen, semin- ‘seed’.
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