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Definition of Domestic


  1. Of or pertaining to one's house or home, or one's household or family; relating to home life; as, domestic concerns, life, duties, cares, happiness, worship, servants.
  2. Of or pertaining to a nation considered as a family or home, or to one's own country; intestine; not foreign; as, foreign wars and domestic dissensions.
  3. Remaining much at home; devoted to home duties or pleasures; as, a domestic man or woman.
  4. Living in or near the habitations of man; domesticated; tame as distinguished from wild; as, domestic animals.
  5. Made in one's own house, nation, or country; as, domestic manufactures, wines, etc.
  6. One who lives in the family of an other, as hired household assistant; a house servant.
  7. Articles of home manufacture, especially cotton goods.
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Domestic Translations

domestic in Afrikaans is binnelands, gesins-, inheems
domestic in Dutch is inheems, inlands, binnenlands
domestic in French is domestique
domestic in Italian is nazionale
domestic in Latin is domesticus
domestic in Norwegian is innenriks
domestic in Swedish is inrikes, tam