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  1. domestic animal, domesticated animalnoun

    any of various animals that have been tamed and made fit for a human environment


  1. domesticated animal

    A domesticated animal is a species of creature that has been tamed and bred for various purposes such as work assistance, companionship, or food by humans over generations. These animals have undergone modifications in behavior and physical attributes, making them dependent on humans for survival and generally distinguishable from their wild counterparts. Examples include dogs, cats, cows, and chickens.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of domesticated animal in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of domesticated animal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of domesticated animal in a Sentence

  1. Sir Compton MacKenzie:

    The only mystery about the cat is why it ever decided to become a domesticated animal


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