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Definitions for DOMAIN
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sphere, domain, area, orbit, field, arenanoun
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, landnoun
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 functionnoun
(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, domainnoun
the content of a particular field of knowledge
(Math.) a connected set of points, also called a region.
(Physics) a region within a ferromagnetic material, composed of a number of atoms whose magnetic poles are pointed in the same direction, and which may move together in a coordinated manner when disturbed, as by heating. The direction of polarity of adjacent domains may be different, but may be aligned by a strong external magnetic field.
(Computers) an address within the internet computer network, which may be a single computer, a network of computers, or one of a number of accounts on a multiuser computer. The domain specifies the location (host computer) to which communications on the internet are directed. Each domain has a corresponding 32-bit number usually represented by four numbers separated by periods, as 128.32.282.56. Each domain may also have an alphabetical name, usually composed of a name plus an extension separated by a period, as worldsoul.org; the alphabetical name is referred to as a domain name.
(Immunology) the three-dimensional structure within an immunoglobulin which is formed by one of the homology regions of a heavy or light chain. Dict. Sci. Tech.
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
Etymology: From demeine, demain, demeine, demaine, demeigne, domaine, (domaine), from dominium, from dominus. See dame, and confer demain, danger, dungeon.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: domaine, French, from dominium, Latin.
Rome’s great emperor, whose wide domain
Had ample territory, wealth and pow’r. John Milton, Parad. Reg.
Ocean trembles for his green domain. James Thomson.
A Latian field, with fruitful plains,
And a large portion of the king’s domains. John Dryden, Æn.
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
Etymology: [F. domaine, OF. demaine, L. dominium, property, right of ownership, fr. dominus master, owner. See Dame, and cf Demesne, Dungeon.]
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.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
do-mān′, n. what one is master of or has dominion over: an estate: territory: ownership of land: the scope or range of any subject or sphere of knowledge.—adjs. Domain′al, Domā′nial. [Fr.,—L. dominium, dominus, a master.]
A defined and specific location on an internet website, webpage, server or computer network.
The website had to purchase a doman name first.
Submitted by MaryC on March 17, 2020
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Surnames Frequency by Census Records
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Domain is ranked #103655 in terms of the most common surnames in America.
The Domain surname appeared 173 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Domain.
76.3% or 132 total occurrences were White.
18.5% or 32 total occurrences were Black.
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'DOMAIN' in Nouns Frequency: #1727
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The numerical value of DOMAIN in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of DOMAIN in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Examples of DOMAIN in a Sentence
Do you see the negative ads now, all phony ads, those ads are paid for by lobbyists … those ads, they have them on eminent domain, all sorts of stuff.
I'm struck by the insidious, computer-driven tendency to take things out of the domain of muscular activity and put them into the domain of mental activity. The transfer is not paying off. Sure, muscles are unreliable, but they represent several million years of accumulated finesse.
Space Operations Gen. John Raymond:
Similar activities in any other domain would be interpreted as potentially threatening behavior, this is unusual and disturbing behavior and has the potential to create a dangerous situation in space. The United States finds these recent activities to be concerning and do not reflect the behavior of a responsible spacefaring nation.
It's like the IT space, some governments put the research into the public domain. Some license it. Then the start-up companies have to deal with intense competition.
Nothing is beautiful, only man on this piece of navety rests all aesthetics, it is the first truth of aesthetics. Let us immediately add its second nothing is ugly but degenerate man-the domain of aesthetic judgment is therewith defined.
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Translations for DOMAIN
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- مجال إنترنتArabic
- интервал на съществуване, областBulgarian
- definiční obor, doménaCzech
- Definitionsbereich, Domäne, Domains, Bezirk, Gebiet, Wissensgebiet, Domänen, Bereich, DomainGerman
- επικράτεια, τομέας, κλάδος, πεδίο ορισμούGreek
- esfera, dominioSpanish
- alue, luokka, suku, verkkotunnus, ala, määrittelyalue, määrittelyjoukko, laji, domeeniFinnish
- àrainn-lìnScottish Gaelic
- תחום, תחום הגדרהHebrew
- értelmezési tartományHungarian
- óðal, skilgreiningarmengi, formengi, frámengiIcelandic
- 始域, 定義域, ドメインJapanese
- domeneNorwegian Nynorsk
- dziedzina, domenaPolish
- владение, домен, о́бласть определе́нияRussian
- domän, definitionsmängdSwedish
- lãnh địa, lãnh giới, dinh cơ, tài sản, tên miền, đất đai, không gian tên, lãnh thổ, vựcVietnamese
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