domain

  1. a particular environment or walk of life
  2. territory over which rule or control is exercised
  3. the set of values of the independent variable for which a function is defined
  4. people in general; especially a distinctive group of people with some shared interest

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Domain

• (n.) Landed property; estate; especially, the land about the mansion house of a lord, and in his immediate occupancy; demesne. • (n.) Ownership of land; an estate or patrimony which one has in his own right; absolute proprietorship; paramount or sovereign ownership. • (n.) Dominion; empire; authority. • (n.) The territory over...
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<molecular biology> Used to describe a part of a molecule or structure that shares common physico chemical features, for example hydrophobic, polar, globular, helical domains or properties for example DNA binding domain, ATP binding domain. ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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(do-mān´) an area or region that is defined or delimited in some way. one of the three broad divisions into which all living organisms may be classified: the Archaea, the Bacteria, and the Eucarya; the first two consist of the prokaryotes, whereas the last contains the eukaryotes. This system is an alternat...
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(from the article `formal logic`) ...intuitive notion more precisely can be given as follows: for any wff of LPC, any number of LPC models can be formed. An LPC model has two ...
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(from the article `immune system`) The variable and constant regions of both the light and the heavy chains are structurally folded into functional units called domains. Each light ...
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1. In the Internet, a portion of the spanning hierarchy tree that refers to general groupings of networks based on organization type or geography. 2. In SNA, an SSCP and the resources it controls. 3. In IS-IS, a logical set of networks.
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noun people in general; especially a distinctive group of people with some shared interest; `the Western world`
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region noun a knowledge domain that you are interested in or are communicating about; `it was a limited domain of discourse`; `here we enter the region of opinion`; `the realm of the occult`
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(Internet) On the Internet, segment of an address that specifies an organization, its type, or its country of origin. All countries except the USA use a final two-letter code such as ca for Canada and uk for the UK. A us suffix exists for the USA, but is not widely used. US addresses usual...
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(magnetism) In physics, small area in a magnetic material that behaves like a tiny magnet. The magnetism of the material is due to the movement of electrons in the atoms of the domain. In an unmagnetized sample of material, the domains point in random directions, or form closed loops, so that ...
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[biology] In biological taxonomy, a domain (also superregnum, superkingdom, empire, or regio) is the highest taxonomic rank of organisms in the three-domain system of taxonomy designed by Carl Woese, an American microbiologist and biophysicist. According to the Woese system, introduced in 1990, the tree of life consists of three domains: Ar...
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[mathematical analysis] In mathematical analysis, a domain is any connected open subset of a finite-dimensional vector space. This is a different concept than the domain of a function, though it is often used for that purpose, for example in partial differential equations and Sobolev spaces. Various degrees of smoothness of the boundary of ...
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[ring theory] In mathematics, and more specifically in algebra, a domain is a ring such that ab = 0 implies a = 0 or b = 0. That is, it is a ring which has no left or right zero divisors. (Sometimes such a ring is said to `have the zero-product property.`) Some authors require the ring to be nontrivial (that is, it must have more than one e...
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Domain

[software engineering] A domain is a field of study that defines a set of common requirements, terminology, and functionality for any software program constructed to solve a problem in the area of computer programming, known as domain engineering. ...
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Do·main' noun [ French domaine , Old French demaine , Latin dominium , property, right of ownership, from dominus master, owner. See Dame , and cf Demesne , Dungeon .] 1. Dominion; empire; authority. 2. The territory over which domi...
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A cluster of atoms in a ferromagnetic substance, all of which align in the same direction in the presence of an external magnetic field.
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Domain

A cluster of atoms in a ferromagnetic substance, all of which align in the same direction in the presence of an external magnetic field.
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Domain

A compact segment of an immunoglobulin molecule, made up of about 110 amino acids around an S-S bond, and encoded by a unique segment of DNA, surrounded by nontranslated sequences.
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A discrete portion of a protein with its own function. The combination of domains in a single protein determines its overall function.
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Domain

A discrete portion of a protein with its own function. The combination of domains in a single protei
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A domain is a computer, web site or network that is connected to the Internet. A typical domain name
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Domain

A domain is the main subdivision of Internet addresses, the last three letters after the final dot,
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a group of computers sharing the same set of services, usually a company wide address - a domain is the list of hosts in one specific part of the Net, and can be as little as one host or as much as the complete Net
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A new taxonomic group above the level of kingdom, first proposed by Carl Woese and his colleagues in 1990. In Woese's scheme, terrestrial life-forms fall into three domains: Archaea, Bacteria, and Eukaryota.
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