Definition of Domain. Meaning of Domain. Synonyms of Domain

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Definition of Domain

Domain
Domain Do*main", n. [F. domaine, OF. demaine, L. dominium, property, right of ownership, fr. dominus master, owner. See Dame, and cf Demesne, Dungeon.] 1. Dominion; empire; authority. 2. The territory over which dominion or authority is exerted; the possessions of a sovereign or commonwealth, or the like. Also used figuratively. The domain of authentic history. --E. Everett. The domain over which the poetic spirit ranges. --J. C. Shairp. 3. Landed property; estate; especially, the land about the mansion house of a lord, and in his immediate occupancy; demesne. --Shenstone. 4. (Law) Ownership of land; an estate or patrimony which one has in his own right; absolute proprietorship; paramount or sovereign ownership. Public domain, the territory belonging to a State or to the general government; public lands. [U.S.]

Meaning of Domain from wikipedia

- Domain may refer to: Domain of a function, the set of input values for which the function is defined Domain of discourse, the set of entities over which...
- The public domain consists of all the creative work to which no exclusive intellectual property rights apply. Those rights may have expired, been forfeited...
- A domain name is an identification string that defines a realm of administrative autonomy, authority or control within the Internet. Domain names are...
- Time domain refers to the analysis of mathematical functions, physical signals or time series of economic or environmental data, with respect to time....
- a domain model is a conceptual model of the domain[definition needed] that incorporates both behaviour and data. In ontology engineering, a domain model...
- domain (/dəˈmeɪn/ or /doʊˈmeɪn/) (Latin: regio), also superkingdom, realm, or empire, is the highest taxonomic rank of organisms in the three-domain system...
- function is defined on its entire domain, its domain coincides with its domain of definition, the subset of the domain for which the function ****ociates...
- Domain knowledge is knowledge of a specific, specialized discipline or field, in contrast to general knowledge, or domain-independent knowledge. The term...
- A collision domain is a network segment connected by a shared medium or through repeaters where simultaneous data transmissions collide with one another...
- Eminent domain (United States, Philippines), land acquisition (India, Malaysia, Singapore), compulsory purchase (United Kingdom, New Zealand, Ireland)...
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