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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Faulty apportionment, as of resources, over an area or among a group.

Usage examples (35)
  • Another kind of maldistribution is occurring, too.
  • Pace Max Baucus; this isn't about correcting the "maldistribution" of income.
  • He was opposed to what he called plutocracy, a maldistribution of wealth.
  • Ironically, we have similar maldistribution of retail services in America. for more
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