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adjective domestic pronunciation in British English /dəˈmestɪk/
  1. 1
    [usually before noun] relating to people's homes and family life

    a cosy domestic scene

    domestic chores

    a programme that gives some insight into the domestic life of the Victorians

    1. a.
      [only before noun] used in or designed for the home

      domestic appliances such as freezers and dishwashers

  2. 2
    relating to the country being talked about, and not other countries

    domestic politics

    The domestic economy showed no improvement.

    You go to the same terminal for domestic and international flights.

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