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domestic
used in
Atlas Shrugged
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domestic
Used in
Atlas Shrugged
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  • He stopped abruptly, when they reached a deserted square where the public loud-speakers, which no one had thought of turning off, were now broadcasting a domestic comedy-the shrill voices of a husband and wife quarreling over Junior's dates-to an empty stretch of pavement enclosed by unlighted house fronts.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I'll be back in half an hour and then I'll cook our breakfast" It was the casual simplicity of his voice, the manner of taking her presence and their domestic routine for granted, as if it were of no significance to them, that gave her the sense of an underscored significance and the feeling that he knew it.  (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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