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do·mes·tic

 (də-mĕs′tĭk)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the family or household: domestic chores.
2. Fond of home life and household affairs.
3. Tame or domesticated. Used of animals.
4. Of or relating to a country's internal affairs: domestic issues such as tax rates and highway construction.
5. Produced in or indigenous to a particular country: domestic oil; domestic wine.
n.
1. A household servant.
2. often domestics Household linens.
3. A product or substance discovered in, developed in, or exported from a particular country.

[Middle English, from Old French domestique, from Latin domesticus, from domus, house; see dem- in Indo-European roots.]

do·mes′ti·cal·ly adv.

domestic

(dəˈmɛstɪk)
adj
1. of or involving the home or family
2. enjoying or accustomed to home or family life
3. (Agriculture) (of an animal) bred or kept by man as a pet or for purposes such as the supply of food
4. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) of, produced in, or involving one's own country or a specific country: domestic and foreign affairs.
n
5. (Professions) a household servant
6. (Law) informal (esp in police use) an incident of violence in the home, esp between a man and a woman
[C16: from Old French domestique, from Latin domesticus belonging to the house, from domus house]
doˈmestically adv

do•mes•tic

(dəˈmɛs tɪk)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to the home, family, or household affairs.
2. devoted to home life.
3. tame; domesticated.
4. of or pertaining to one's own or a particular country as apart from other countries: domestic trade.
5. produced within one's own country; native.
n.
6. a household servant.
7. Usu., domestics. items produced in one's own country.
[1515–25; (< Middle French domestique) < Latin domesticus, derivative of domus house]
do•mes′ti•cal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.domestic - a servant who is paid to perform menial tasks around the householddomestic - a servant who is paid to perform menial tasks around the household
ayah - (in India) a native nursemaid who looks after children
home help - a person hired to help in another's home (especially one employed by a local authority to help the infirm with domestic work)
housekeeper - a servant who is employed to perform domestic task in a household
housemaid, maid, maidservant, amah - a female domestic
servant, retainer - a person working in the service of another (especially in the household)
skivvy, slavey - a female domestic servant who does all kinds of menial work
Adj.1.domestic - of concern to or concerning the internal affairs of a nation; "domestic issues such as tax rate and highway construction"
national - limited to or in the interests of a particular nation; "national interests"; "isolationism is a strictly national policy"
foreign - of concern to or concerning the affairs of other nations (other than your own); "foreign trade"; "a foreign office"
2.domestic - of or relating to the home; "domestic servant"; "domestic science"
3.domestic - of or involving the home or family; "domestic worries"; "domestic happiness"; "they share the domestic chores"; "everything sounded very peaceful and domestic"; "an author of blood-and-thunder novels yet quite domestic in his taste"
undomestic - not domestic or related to home; "had established herself in her career at the price of being so undomestic she didn't even know how to light the oven"
4.domestic - converted or adapted to domestic use; "domestic animals"; "domesticated plants like maize"
tamed, tame - brought from wildness into a domesticated state; "tame animals"; "fields of tame blueberries"
5.domestic - produced in a particular country; "domestic wine"; "domestic oil"
native - characteristic of or existing by virtue of geographic origin; "the native North American sugar maple"; "many native artists studied abroad"

domestic

adjective
1. home, state, national, internal, interior, native, indigenous, not foreign sales in the domestic market
2. household, home, family, private, domiciliary a plan for sharing domestic chores She described their domestic life as 'normal'
3. home-loving, homely, housewifely, stay-at-home, domesticated She was kind and domestic.
noun
1. servant, help, maid, woman (informal), daily, char (informal), charwoman, daily help, maid-of-all-work She worked for 10 or 15 years as a domestic.

domestic

adjective
1. Of or relating to the family or household:
2. Trained or bred to live with and be of use to people:
3. Of, from, or within a country's own territory:
Translations
أَهْلي، عائِليبَيْتي، مَنْزِليداجِن، أَليفدَاخِلِيّمَحَلِّي، داخِلي
domácíochočenýrodinnýsoukromýtuzemský
indenrigs-tæmmettamfamilie-hjemlig
kotimainen
domaći
családiháziállat
heimilis-innanríkis-taminn, heimilis-
国内の
국내의
kraštonaminisnamųnamų darbininkasnamų pagalbininkas
ģimenes-iekš-iekšējaisiekšzemes-māj-
domačdružinskigospodinjskinotranji
inhemsk
ในประเทศ
aile hayatı ile ilgiliailesel/özel yaşamı ilgilendirenevcileve aitiçişleriyle ilgili
nội địa

domestic

[dəˈmestɪk]
A. ADJ
1. (= household) [activities, duty, life, animal] → doméstico; [fuel] → de uso doméstico; [harmony, quarrel] → familiar; [violence] → en el hogar
for domestic usepara uso doméstico
she does domestic work for a livingtrabaja como empleada del hogar or empleada doméstica
a scene of domestic blissuna escena de felicidad familiar or doméstica
2. (= home-loving) → casero, hogareño
3. (Econ, Pol) (= internal) [flight, industry, news, economy, politics] → nacional; [market, consumption, policy] → nacional, interior; [affairs, problems] → nacional, interno
B. Ndoméstico/a m/f, empleado/a m/f doméstico/a
C. CPD domestic appliance Naparato m doméstico, aparato m de uso doméstico
domestic help Nempleado/a m/f del hogar, empleado/a m/f doméstico/a
domestic science N (esp Brit) (Scol) → economía f doméstica, hogar m (Sp)
domestic science teacher N (esp Brit) (Scol) → profesor(a) m/f de economía doméstica, profesor(a) m/f de hogar (Sp)
domestic servant Nsirviente/a m/f, doméstico/a m/f
domestic service Nservicio m doméstico
to be in domestic servicetrabajar en el servicio doméstico
domestic staff N (in hospital, institution) → personal m de servicio; (in private household) → servicio m doméstico
domestic worker Nempleado/a m/f doméstico/a

domestic

[dəˈmɛstɪk] adj
[policy, affairs] → intérieur(e)
[flight] → intérieur(e)
a domestic flight → un vol intérieur
[news] → national(e)
(= household) → ménager/ère
[duty, happiness] → familial(e)
[animal] → domestiquedomestic abuse nviolences fpl domestiquesdomestic appliance nappareil m ménager

domestic

adj
(= household)häuslich; the domestic arrangementsdie häusliche Situation; domestic chores or dutiesHausarbeit f; his wife has always taken care of his domestic needsseine Frau hat zu Hause immer alles für ihn gemacht; everything of a domestic naturealles, was den Haushalt angeht; she was never very domestic, she was never a very domestic sort of personsie war nie ein sehr häuslicher Mensch; domestic activities or things take up a lot of timeder Haushalt nimmt viel Zeit in Anspruch; in the interests of domestic harmonyim Interesse des Familienfriedens; domestic blisshäusliches Glück; domestic quarrelEhekrach m; domestic appliancesHaushaltsgeräte pl; for domestic usefür den Hausgebrauch; domestic rubbish (Brit) or garbage (US) → Hausmüll m
(esp Pol, Comm: = within a country) consumption, production, spending, sales, demand etcinländisch, im Inland; currencyinländisch; problemsim Inland; newsaus dem Inland; issues, affairsinnenpolitisch; he was more interested in foreign affairs than in domestic affairser interessierte sich mehr für Außenpolitik als für Innenpolitik
n
(= servant)Hausangestellte(r) mf
(inf: = quarrel) → Ehekrach m

domestic

:
domestic cat
nHauskatze f
domestic dog
nHaushund m
domestic economy
n (Pol) → Binnenwirtschaft f
domestic flight
nInlandflug m
domestic fuel
nBrennstoff mfür private Haushalte

domestic

:
domestic market
n (Pol, Comm) → Binnenmarkt m
domestic policy, domestic politics
nInnenpolitik f
domestic rates
pl (Brit Econ, Hist) → Kommunalabgaben pl
domestic science
n (esp old Brit Sch) → Hauswirtschaftslehre f; domestic college/teacher (esp old Brit Sch) → Hauswirtschaftsschule f/-lehrer(in) m(f)
domestic servant
nHausangestellte(r) mf
domestic service
nArbeit fals Hausangestellte(r); to be in domesticals Hausangestellte(r) arbeiten
domestic staff
nHauspersonal nt
domestic supply
nHausanschluss m; they had no domestic of watersie hatten keinen Wasseranschluss im Haus
domestic violence
nGewalt fin der Familie; one in ten women is a victim of domesticeine von zehn Frauen ist Opfer häuslicher Gewalt or wird zu Hause misshandelt

domestic

[dəˈmɛstɪk]
1. adj
a. (industry, flight) → nazionale; (affairs, policy) → interno/a; (news) → dall'interno
b. (chores, duties, animal) → domestico/a
domestic bliss → le gioie della famiglia
domestic peace → pace in famiglia
to be in domestic service → essere a servizio
domestic servant → domestico/a
2. n (cleaner) → inserviente m/f

domestic

(dəˈmestik) adjective
1. of or in the house or home. a domestic servant; domestic utensils.
2. concerning one's private life or family. domestic problems.
3. (of animals) tame and living with or used by people.
4. not foreign. the Government's domestic policy.
doˈmesticated (-keitid) adjective
1. (of animals) accustomed to living near and being used by people. Cows and sheep have been domesticated for many thousands of years.
2. good at doing jobs associated with running a house. My husband has become very domesticated since I've been ill.
doˌmestiˈcation noun
domesticity (doumeˈstisəti) noun
(fondness for) home life.
domestic help
(a person paid to give) assistance with housework etc.

domestic

دَاخِلِيّ domácí indenrigs- häuslich εγχώριος doméstico, nacional kotimainen domestique domaći interno 国内の 국내의 binnenlands innenlands krajowy doméstico, nacional внутренний inhemsk ในประเทศ ülke içi nội địa 国内的

domestic

a. doméstico-a.

domestic

adj doméstico, casero
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Causes of Variability -- Effects of Habit -- Correlation of Growth -- Inheritance -- Character of Domestic Varieties -- Difficulty of distinguishing between Varieties and Species -- Origin of Domestic Varieties from one or more Species -- Domestic Pigeons, their Differences and Origin -- Principle of Selection anciently followed, its Effects -- Methodical and Unconscious Selection -- Unknown Origin of our Domestic Productions -- Circumstances favourable to Man's power of Selection.
The matter was of consequence, for great part of the domestic wealth of the Saxon proprietors consisted in numerous herds of swine, especially in forest-land, where those animals easily found their food.
Although Levin believed himself to have the most exact conceptions of domestic life, unconsciously, like all men, he pictured domestic life as the happiest enjoyment of love, with nothing to hinder and no petty cares to distract.
He disliked having anything to do with the domestic serfs- the "drones" as he called them- and everyone said he spoiled them by his laxity.
for they may be fixed as in other arts; for the instruments of no art whatsoever are infinite, either in their number or their magnitude; but riches are a number of instruments in domestic and civil economy; it is therefore evident that the acquisition of certain things according to nature is a part both of domestic and civil economy, and for what reason.
It was at page three hundred and eighteen--a domestic bit concerning Robinson Crusoe's marriage, as follows:
The Union as a Safeguard Against Domestic Faction and Insurrection For the Independent Journal.
But it has been found by the wisest of our Circles or Statesmen that the multiplication of restrictions on Females tends not only to the debilitation and diminution of the race, but also to the increase of domestic murders to such an extent that a State loses more than it gains by a too prohibitive Code.
The habits of its occupant were such as to demand but little from the sole domestic, but Phileas Fogg required him to be almost superhumanly prompt and regular.
Had Elizabeth's opinion been all drawn from her own family, she could not have formed a very pleasing opinion of conjugal felicity or domestic comfort.
He was in great spirits that night, and drank with his friend and butler an extraordinary quantity of rum-and-water--at a very late hour the faithful friend and domestic conducted his master to his bedroom.
Before they died the brilliant one was detected in seventy languages as the author of but two or three books of fiction and poetry, while the other was honoured in the Bureau of Statistics of his native land as the compiler of sixteen volumes of tabulated information relating to the domestic hog.