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domestic
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Crime and Punishment
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  • I told them I was in a hurry owing to domestic circumstances, and the next day, that is the day before yesterday, we were betrothed.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I only heard a queer story that Philip was a sort of hypochondriac, a sort of domestic philosopher, the servants used to say, 'he read himself silly,' and that he hanged himself partly on account of Mr. Svidrigailov's mockery of him and not his blows.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: domestic happiness
as in: the domestic market
as in: a domestic animal like a dog
as in: GDP of the United States
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