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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 spread out

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 spread out
      v 1: move outward; "The soldiers fanned out" [syn: diffuse, spread,
            fan out]
      2: set out or stretch in a line, succession, or series; "the
         houses were strung out in a long row" [syn: string out]
      3: strew or distribute over an area; "He spread fertilizer over
         the lawn"; "scatter cards across the table" [syn: spread,
      4: extend in one or more directions; "The dough expands" [syn:
         expand] [ant: shrink]
      5: turn outward; "These birds can splay out their toes";
         "ballet dancers can rotate their legs out by 90 degrees"
         [syn: turn out, splay, rotate]
      6: move away from each other; "The crowds dispersed"; "The
         children scattered in all directions when the teacher
         approached"; [syn: disperse, dissipate, scatter]
      7: spread out or open from a closed or folded state; "open the
         map"; "spread your arms" [syn: unfold, spread, open]
         [ant: fold]