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Definition 1: the content of a particular field of knowledge - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for domain in the sense of this definition

(domain is a kind of ...) the sum or range of what has been perceived, discovered, or learned

(... is a kind of domain ) a branch of knowledge

"in what discipline is his doctorate?" "teachers should be well trained in their subject" "anthropology is the study of human beings"

(... is a kind of domain ) a knowledge domain that you are interested in or are communicating about

"it was a limited realm of discourse" "here we enter the region of opinion" "the realm of the occult"

(... is a kind of domain ) knowledge accumulated by systematic study and organized by general principles

"mathematics is the basis for much scientific knowledge"

Definition 2: people in general; especially a distinctive group of people with some shared interest - [noun denoting group]

Samples where domain or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the Western world

Synonyms for domain in the sense of this definition

(domain is a kind of ...) people having the same social, economic, or educational status

"the working class" "an emerging professional class"

(... is a kind of domain ) the academic world

(... is a kind of domain ) the world of literary hacks

Definition 3: (mathematics) the set of values of the independent variable for which a function is defined - [noun denoting group]

Synonyms for domain in the sense of this definition

(domain is a kind of ...) (mathematics) an abstract collection of numbers or symbols

"the set of prime numbers is infinite"

(domain belongs to category ...) a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement

Definition 4: territory over which rule or control is exercised - [noun denoting location]

Samples where domain or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • his domain extended into Europe
  • he made it the law of the land

Synonyms for domain in the sense of this definition

(domain is a kind of ...) a large indefinite location on the surface of the Earth

"penguins inhabit the polar regions"

(... is a kind of domain ) the domain of a suzerain

(... is a kind of domain ) the domain ruled by a sheik

(... is a kind of domain ) territory ruled by a prince

(... is a kind of domain ) the domain ruled by a king or queen

(... is a kind of domain ) the realm of a khan

(... is a kind of domain ) the domain controlled by a viscount or viscountess

(... is a kind of domain ) the domain controlled by a grand duke or grand duchess

(... is a kind of domain ) the domain controlled by a feudal lord

(... is a kind of domain ) the domain ruled by an emperor or empress; the region over which imperial dominion is exercised

(... is a kind of domain ) the domain controlled by an emir

(... is a kind of domain ) the domain controlled by an earl or count or countess

(... is a kind of domain ) the domain controlled by a duke or duchess

(... is a kind of domain ) the domain of a baron

(... is a kind of domain ) the domain controlled by an archduke or archduchess

(... is part of domain) the territory occupied by a nation

"he returned to the land of his birth" "he visited several European countries"

Definition 5: a particular environment or walk of life - [noun denoting state]

Samples where domain or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • his social sphere is limited
  • it was a closed area of employment
  • he's out of my orbit

Synonyms for domain in the sense of this definition

(domain is a kind of ...) the totality of surrounding conditions

"he longed for the comfortable environment of his living room"

(... is a kind of domain ) the sphere of work by women

(... is a kind of domain ) a sphere of activity involving effort

"the Japanese were active last week on the diplomatic front" "they advertise on many different fronts"

(... is a kind of domain ) a domain in which something is dominant

"the untroubled kingdom of reason" "a land of make-believe" "the rise of the realm of cotton in the south"

(... is a kind of domain ) an area of control or responsibility

"the job fell right in my lap"

(... is a kind of domain ) a sphere of intense political activity

(... is a kind of domain ) a domain that seems to be specially reserved for someone

"medicine is no longer a male preserve"

(... is a kind of domain ) the proper sphere or extent of your activities

"it was his province to take care of himself"

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