quote: PIRACY, torts. By piracy is understood the plagiarisms of a book, engraving or other work, for which a copyright has been taken out.
quote: dis·tri·bu·tion (dstr-byshn)n.1. The act of distributing or the condition of being distributed; apportionment.2. Something distributed; an allotment.3. The act of dispersing or the condition of being dispersed; diffusion.4.a. The geographic occurrence or range of an organism.b. The geographic occurrence or range of a custom, usage, or other feature.5. Division into categories; classification.6. The process of marketing and supplying goods, especially to retailers.7. A spatial or temporal array of objects or events: the distribution of theaters on Broadway.8. Law The division of an estate or property among rightful heirs.9. Statistics A set of numbers and their frequency of occurrence collected from measurements over a statistical population.10. Mathematics A generalized function used in the study of partial differential equations.