The distance between the tips of a collar on a shirt.
The distance between the pins on a scull. Boats are typically rigged with 160 cm of spread.
The distance apart laterally.
put some distance between players and maintain the desired shape
The distance between the two pins on a sculling boat; or the distance between the pin and the center-line of a sweep boat. Spread interacts with the inboard setting to determine the overlap of your hands when the oars are perpendicular to the boat. Also, the greater the spread, the smaller the arc that your oar blades sweep through the water.
the distance between the front legs