"dist" meaning in English

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Noun

Etymology: Shortening. Head templates: {{en-noun|-}} dist (uncountable)
  1. (Internet slang) Abbreviation of distribution. Tags: Internet, abbreviation, alt-of, uncountable Alternative form of: distribution Related terms: distie, disty, distro
    Sense id: en-dist-en-noun-X~fduld0 Categories (other): English entries with incorrect language header

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