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01. The savannah is the supreme [domain] of the African lion.
02. Chimpanzees in the wild have been observed using different objects to make tools, a skill previously thought to be the exclusive [domain] of humans.
03. Opposition members are suggesting that information regarding corporate donations to political parties should be in the public [domain].
04. Frodo and Sam had entered the [domain] of the Dark Lord, and were determined to continue their journey until the ring of power was destroyed in the fires of the mountain where it was made.
05. The fairies made a plan to enter the [domain] of the pixies, and capture their princess as she danced on the flower tops.
06. When you enter the [domain] of the mountain gorilla, you have to be very respectful of the animals, and not scare or provoke them.
07. Teaching in elementary school remains largely the [domain] of women in our society.
08. Parachuting, once the [domain] of soldiers or daredevils, has become a popular hobby for thousands of people in this country.
09. We have to choose a good [domain] name for our website.
10. Albert Einstein was without peers in the [domain] of physics.
11. A Mongolian proverb notes that once you have locked your door, you are the emperor in your own [domain].
12. We bought a .com [domain] name for our company over the Internet.
13. The [domain] name for my favorite search engine is "Google.com."
14. All of the network computers beginning with the same IP address are on the same [domain].
15. Dave is responsible for all of the servers in one [domain], but not for the rest of the network.
16. Experts in the [domains] of both psychology and sociology are being asked to contribute to the discussion.
17. Mahatma Gandhi once said, "I am not built for academic writings. Action is my [domain]."

Grammatical examples in English. 2013.

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  • 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. [1913 Webster] 2. The territory over which dominion or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • domain — [dō mān′, dəmān′] n. [ME domein < MFr domaine < L dominium, right of ownership, dominion < dominus, a lord: see DOMINATE] 1. territory under one government or ruler; dominion 2. land belonging to one person; estate 3. supreme ownership:… …   English World dictionary

  • domain — (n.) early 15c., in Scottish, from M.Fr. domaine domain, estate, from O.Fr. demaine lord s estate, from L. dominium property, dominion, from dominus lord, master, owner, from domus house (see DOMESTIC (Cf. domestic)). Form influenced in Old… …   Etymology dictionary

  • domain — domain. См. домен. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

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  • Domain — Schematische Darstellung der DNS Hierarchie Eine Domain (auch Domäne) ist ein zusammenhängender Teilbereich des hierarchischen Domain Name System (DNS). Im Domain Vergabeverfahren ist es ein im Internet weltweit einmaliger und eindeutiger und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia