Definition: When a collision resolution scheme spreads out entries in a hash table.
See also clustering, open addressing, double hashing, uniform hashing.
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Paul E. Black, "clustering free", in Dictionary of Algorithms and Data Structures [online], Vreda Pieterse and Paul E. Black, eds. 17 December 2004. (accessed TODAY) Available from: http://www.nist.gov/dads/HTML/clusteringFree.html