• (noun): Act of extending over a wider scope or expanse of space or time.
    Synonyms: spread
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on spreading:

Spreading The News
... Spreading the News is a short one-act comic play by Lady Gregory, which she wrote for the opening night of the Abbey Theatre in Dublin, 27 Dec ... Audiences may have dozed through Yeats's play, but Spreading the News was very successful and it is still acted at the Abbey Theatre as late as 1961 ... play that "the audience would laugh so much at 'Spreading the News' that they lost about half the dialogue ...
Spreading Resistance Profiling - History
... Measurements was founded to manufacture spreading resistance profiling tools and in 1974, Solecon Labs was founded to provide spreading resistance profiling services. 1980, Dickey developed a practical method of determining p- or n-type using the spreading resistance tool ...
Spreading Resistance Profiling
... Spreading Resistance Profiling (SRP), also known as Spreading Resistance Analysis (SRA), is a technique used to analyze resistivity vs ...
Spreading Death
... Spreading Death was released on both DVD single and CD single ... Spreading Death Video by Norther Released September 1, 2004 Recorded August – September 2003 at Astia Studio A Genre Melodic death metal Length 4446 Label Spinefarm Producer ...
Disease Diffusion Mapping - Disease Diffusion Types
... Expansion diffusion occurs when the spreading phenomenon has a source and diffuses outwards into new areas, an example being a spreading wildfire ... Relocation diffusion occurs when the spreading phenomenon migrates into new areas, leaving behind its origin or source of the disease ... society of a mixed diffusion disease, often spreading along the hierarchal, network, and contagious diffusion patterns ...

More definitions of "spreading":

  • (noun): Process or result of distributing or extending over a wide expanse of space.
    Synonyms: spread
  • (adj): Spreading over a wide area.
    Example: "Under the spreading chestnut tree"; "the spreading circle of lamplight"; "wide-spreading branches"
    Synonyms: wide-spreading

Famous quotes containing the word spreading:

    Under the spreading chestnut tree
    I sold you and you sold me:
    There lie they, and here lie we
    Under the spreading chestnut tree.
    George Orwell (1903–1950)

    As far as I can see, this autumn haze
    That spreading in the evening air both ways
    Makes the new moon look anything but new
    And pours the elm-tree meadow full of blue,
    Is all the smoke from one poor house alone....
    Robert Frost (1874–1963)

    ... less and less of luck, and more and more
    Of failure spreading back up the arm
    Earlier and earlier ...
    Philip Larkin (1922–1986)