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|Verb||1.||fan out - move outward; "The soldiers fanned out"|
spread, distribute - distribute or disperse widely; "The invaders spread their language all over the country"
percolate - spread gradually; "Light percolated into our house in the morning"
creep - grow or spread, often in such a way as to cover (a surface); "ivy crept over the walls of the university buildings"
mantle - spread over a surface, like a mantle