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domestic science

n.
Home economics.
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domestic science

n
(Education) the study of cooking, needlework, and other subjects concerned with household skills
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home′ econom′ics


n. (used with a sing. v.)
the study of nutrition, food, clothing, child development, family relationships, and household economics.
[1895–1900, Amer.]
home′ econ′omist, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.domestic science - theory and practice of homemakingdomestic science - theory and practice of homemaking  
social science - the branch of science that studies society and the relationships of individual within a society
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Translations

domestic science

neconomia domestica
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Lee, administrator of programs at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff has been given the Leaders Award by the Arkansas Association of Family and Consumer Sciences. Kris Elliott, family and consumer science extension agent for Van Buren County, received the association's New Achievers Award.
In today's family and consumer science education offerings, technology plays a major role.
This was the amazing beginning of family and consumer sciences. Established as a profession in 1899, home economics has been an integral part of the career and technical education family from the very beginning.
Mrs Lekgoa is currently employed by the University of Botswana as a Food and Nutrition Lecturer in the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences, Faculty of Education.
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He is the 1998 recipient of the Family Economics Research Award (American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences).
The number of degrees awarded in family and consumer sciences dropped by 94 percent from 1968 to 1991.

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