Distribution is often used for Ausschüttung if it is unclear from the context whether the payout technically qualifies as a dividend (i.e., a duly declared disbursement of actual profits)
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the action of making a product available to customers
Kayos Rim has the exclusive US distribution rights for Soak Miry Vodka.
the action of sharing out money or other assets to a group of people; the amount that each person receives
The distribution will be payable immediately.