disseminate

[dih-sem-uh-neyt]
verb (used with object), disseminated, disseminating.
to scatter or spread widely, as though sowing seed; promulgate extensively; broadcast; disperse: to disseminate information about preventive medicine.

Origin:
1595–1605; < Latin dissēminātus (past participle of dissēmināre; dis- dis-1 + sēmināre to sow), equivalent to dis- + sēmin- (stem of sēmen seed) + -ātus -ate1

dissemination, noun
disseminative, adjective
disseminator, noun
undisseminated, adjective
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disseminate (dɪˈsɛmɪˌneɪt)
 
vb
(tr) to distribute or scatter about; diffuse
 
[C17: from Latin dissēmināre, from dis-1 + sēmināre to sow, from sēmen seed]
 
dissemi'nation
 
n
 
dis'seminative
 
adj
 
dis'seminator
 
n

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disseminate
c.1600, from adj. disseminate "scattered widely" (early 15c.), from L. disseminatus, pp. of disseminare, from dis- "in every direction" + seminare "to plant, propagate," from semen (gen. seminis) "seed" (see semen). Related: Disseminated; disseminates; disseminating.
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Example sentences
Moreover, trade disseminates knowledge and technology.
And even as it disseminates the mood, the press might also help to set it.
Tells how the organization disseminates information.
Farthest to the back, the occipital lobe takes in and disseminates visual
  information.
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