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distribution feenoun [C]

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( US also 12b-1 fee) FINANCE, MARKETING an ​amount of ​money that may be used to ​pay for ​marketing, ​advertising, and ​selling mutualfunds: Distribution ​fees that are used to ​paymarketing and ​distributionexpenses cannot ​exceed 0.75% of a fund’s ​averagenetassetsperyear.
COMMERCE the ​amount of ​moneypaid to a film ​company in ​order to ​buy the ​rights to show a film in different cities or countries: Distribution ​fees are ​based on a ​percentage of the ​revenuesstudios receive from ​releasing movies in theaters, on ​DVD, and in other ​media.
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