Complete Definition of "domain"

English

rank|looks|running|garden|887|domain|touch|higher|military

Pronunciation
(Received Pronunciation|UK) IPA|/dÉÊËmeɪn/, SAMPA|/[email protected]"meIn/
(General American|US) IPA|/doÊËmeɪn/, SAMPA|/doU"meIn/
audio|en-us-domain.ogg|Audio (US)
Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-eɪn|-eɪn

Noun
en-noun

  1. A geographic area owned or controlled by a single person or organization.
  2. A sphere of influence.
  3. A group of related items, topics, or subjects.
  4. math The set of all possible mathematical entities (points) where a given function is defined.
  5. context|computing|Internet Any Domain Name System|DNS domain name, particularly one which has been delegate|delegated and has become representative of the delegated domain name and it's subdomain|subdomains

#*BIND 9 Administrator Reference Manual (9.3.2), Copyright © 2004, 2005 Internet Systems Consortium, Inc. ("ISC"), Copyright © 2000-2003 Internet Software Consortium, http://www.bind9.net/manual/bind/9.3.2/Bv9ARM.ch01.html
#*:Every name in the DNS tree is a domain, even if it is terminal, that is, has no subdomains.

  1. context|computing|internet A collection of Domain Name System|DNS or DNS-like domain name|domain names consisting of a delegate|delegated domain name and all its subdomain|subdomains
  2. computing A collection of information having to do with a domain, the computer|computers named in the domain, and the network on which the computers named in the domain reside
  3. computing The collection of computers identified by a domain's domain name|domain names
  4. context|biology|taxonomy In the w:Three-domain system|three-domain system, the highest rank in the classification of organisms, above kingdom; in other taxonomic systems, a similarly high rank
  5. context|biology|taxonomy In the three-domain system, one of three taxon|taxa at that rank: (Bacteria, Archaea, and Eukaryota)

Usage notes
(collection of information) Used in a context in which domain name services, or domain name like services, are managed in a fashion that is integrated with the management of other computer and network related information.
(collection of computers) Used in the same context as the collection of information domain sense.

Translations
trans-top|geographic area
Dutch: domein n
Finnish: t|fi|alue
French: domaine f
Italian: dominio m
Polish: dziedzina f
trans-mid
Portuguese: domínio m
Spanish: dominio m
Vietnamese: Äất Äai, tài sản, dinh cÆ¡
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trans-top|sphere of influence
Finnish: t|fi|vaikutuspiiri
French: domaine f
Italian: sfera di influenza f
trans-mid
Polish: dziedzina f
Portuguese: domínio m
Scottish Gaelic: tighearnas m, tighearnachd f
Spanish: esfera f
Swedish: domän c
Vietnamese: lãnh Äá»a, lãnh thá»
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trans-top|group of related items
Finnish: t|fi|luokka, t|fi|laji, t|fi|suku, t|fi|ala
trans-mid
Portuguese: domínio m
Polish: dziedzina f
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trans-top|set of points
Czech: definiÄní obor m
Finnish: t|fi|määrittelyalue
Hungarian: értelmezési tartomány
Italian: dominio m
trans-mid
Polish: dziedzina f
Portuguese: domínio m
Swedish: definitionsmängd c
Vietnamese: tập xác Äá»nh
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trans-top|DNS domain name
Italian: dominio m
Polish: domena f
trans-mid
Portuguese: domínio m
Vietnamese: không gian tên, tên miá»n không gian
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trans-top|collection of DNS domain names
trans-mid
Polish: domena f
Portuguese: domínio m
trans-bottom

trans-top|collection of information
Italian: dominio m
trans-mid
Polish: domena f
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trans-top|collection of computers
Polish: domena f
trans-mid
Polish: domena f
Portuguese: domínio m
Vietnamese: không gian tên, tên miá»n không gian
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trans-top|highest-level grouping of organisms
Finnish: t|fi|domeeni
trans-mid
Vietnamese: lãnh giá»i, vá»±c
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ttbc|German: Domäne f
ttbc|Romanian: domeniu, sfera
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Antonyms
range (4)
codomain (4)

Synonyms
domain of definition (4)
domain name
hostname

See also
DNS
top-level domain
subdomain

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