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domestic
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The Picture of Dorian Gray
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as in: domestic happiness Define
relating to a home or family
  • Inside, in the servants’ part of the house, the half-clad domestics were talking in low whispers to each other.

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  • We share the domestic chores.
  • My great grandmother worked in London as a domestic servant.

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as in: the domestic market Define
relating to a home country or (much more rarely,): relating to a geographic area that is smaller than a country
as in: domestic happiness Define
relating to a home or family
as in: a domestic animal like a dog Define
referring to animals kept as pets or for ranching
as in: GDP of the United States Define
the total value of goods and services produced by a nation (or territory) in a year
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