Definitions for Domaindoʊˈmeɪn
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a field of action, thought, influence, etc.
the territory governed by a single ruler or government; realm.
a region characterized by a specific feature, type of wildlife, etc.
Law. land to which there is superior title and absolute ownership.
Math. the set of values assigned to the independent variables of a function.
Computers. a group of computers and devices on a network that are administered under the same protocol. the top level in a domain name, indicating the type of organization or geographical location and officially designated in the suffix, as .com for commercial enterprises in the U.S.
one of many regions of magnetic polarity within a ferromagnetic body that collectively determine the magnetic properties of the body by their arrangement.
Origin of domain:
1595–1605; < F domaine, alter. of OF demeine < LL dominicum, n. use of neut. of L dominicus of a master
sphere, domain, area, orbit, field, arena(noun)
a particular environment or walk of life
"his social sphere is limited"; "it was a closed area of employment"; "he's out of my orbit"
domain, demesne, land(noun)
territory over which rule or control is exercised
"his domain extended into Europe"; "he made it the law of the land"
domain, domain of a function(noun)
(mathematics) the set of values of the independent variable for which a function is defined
people in general; especially a distinctive group of people with some shared interest
"the Western world"
knowledge domain, knowledge base, domain(noun)
the content of a particular field of knowledge
A geographic area owned or controlled by a single person or organization.
The king ruled his domain harshly.
A sphere of influence.
Dealing with complaints isn't really my domain: get in touch with customer services.
A group of related items, topics, or subjects.
The set of all possible mathematical entities (points) where a given function is defined.
An open and connected set in some topology. For example, the interval (0,1) as a subset of the real numbers.
Any DNS domain name, particularly one which has been delegated and has become representative of the delegated domain name and its subdomains
A collection of DNS or DNS-like domain names consisting of a delegated domain name and all its subdomains
A collection of information having to do with a domain, the computers named in the domain, and the network on which the computers named in the domain reside
The collection of computers identified by a domain's domain names
A small magnetized area of a bubble memory storing one bit, a bubble.
In the three-domain system, the highest rank in the classification of organisms, above kingdom; in other taxonomic systems, a similarly high rank
In the three-domain system, one of three taxa at that rank: Bacteria, Archaea, or Eukaryota.
A folded section of a protein molecule that has a discrete function
Origin: From demeine, demain, demeine, demaine, demeigne, domaine, ( domaine), from dominium, from dominus. See dame, and confer demain, danger, dungeon.
dominion; empire; authority
the territory over which dominion or authority is exerted; the possessions of a sovereign or commonwealth, or the like. Also used figuratively
landed property; estate; especially, the land about the mansion house of a lord, and in his immediate occupancy; demesne
ownership of land; an estate or patrimony which one has in his own right; absolute proprietorship; paramount or sovereign ownership
In biological taxonomy, a domain is the highest taxonomic rank of organisms in the Woese taxonomic system, higher than a kingdom. According to the three-domain system of Carl Woese, introduced in 1990, the Tree of Life consists of three domains: Archaea, Bacteria and Eukarya. The arrangement of taxa reflects the fundamental differences in the genomes.
Translations for Domain
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
an old word for the lands which belong to a person
the king's domains.
- مُلْك، أمْلاك، أراضٍArabic
- terrasPortuguese (BR)
- die DomäneGerman
- domæne; områdeDanish
- dominio, propiedadSpanish
- قلمرو؛ حیطهFarsi
- תְחוּם, שֶטָחHebrew
- क्षेत्र, रियासतHindi
- domena, oblastCroatian
- landareign; ríkiIcelandic
- dominio, territorioItalian
- kawasan kekuasaanMalay
- rike, landområdeNorwegian
- قلمرو؛ حیطهPersian
- ترنفوذلاندىمنطقه، قلمرو، دعمل او فكر ساحهPashto
- mülk, araziTurkish
- (舊語)領地Chinese (Trad.)
- lãnh địaVietnamese
- （旧语）领地Chinese (Simp.)
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