Definition : Distribution
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What does Distro mean?

Distribution (Distro) means a computer software distribution package. It also refers to Linux distribution.
Linux distribution is a collection of software applications built on top of the Linux kernel and operating system. Thus distro is used to describe a specific distribution of Linux.
Eg: Red Hat, Ubuntu, SuSe, Debian, Fedora etc.