how to pronounce domain


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domain is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of domain in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… once you have your domain you can set up …”

meanings of domain


  1. Any DNS domain name, particularly one which has been delegated and has become representative of the delegated domain name and its subdomains.
  2. The highest rank in the classification of organisms, above kingdom; in the three-domain system, one of the taxa Bacteria, Archaea, or Eukaryota.
  3. An open and connected set in some topology. For example, the interval (0,1) as a subset of the real numbers.
  4. A collection of information having to do with a domain, the computers named in the domain, and the network on which the computers named in the domain reside.
  5. A ring with no zero divisors; that is, in which no product of nonzero elements is zero.
  6. The collection of computers identified by a domain's domain names.
  7. A collection of DNS or DNS-like domain names consisting of a delegated domain name and all its subdomains.
  8. A field or sphere of activity, influence or expertise.
  9. A form of technical metadata that represent the type of a data item, its characteristics, name, and usage.
  10. The set of input (argument) values for which a function is defined.
  11. The set of all possible mathematical entities (points) where a given function is defined.
  12. A geographic area owned or controlled by a single person or organization.
  13. A group of related items, topics, or subjects.
  14. A folded section of a protein molecule that has a discrete function; the equivalent section of a chromosome.
  15. Such a region used as a data storage element in a bubble memory.
  16. A small region of a magnetic material with a consistent magnetization direction.

domain frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word domain occurs in english on average 13.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics domain can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that domain can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) education, science, and technology;

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