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Pertaining to the house or home. A person employed by a household to perform various servient duties. Any household servant, such as a maid or butler. Relating to a place of birth, origin, or domicile.

That which is domestic is related to household uses. A domestic animal is one that is sufficiently tame to live with a family, such as a dog or cat, or one that can be used to contribute to a family's support, such as a cow, chicken, or horse. When something is domesticated, it is converted to domestic use, as in the case of a wild animal that is tamed.

Domestic relations are relationships between various family members, such as a Husband and Wife, that are regulated by Family Law.

A domestic corporation of a particular state is one that has been organized and chartered in that state as opposed to a foreign corporation, which has been incorporated in another state or territory. In tax law, a domestic corporation is one that has originated in any U.S. state or territory.

Domestic products are goods that are manufactured within a particular territory rather than imported from outside that territory.


(Household), adjective belonging to the house, domiciliary, family, home, homemaking, household, housekeeping, internal, pertaining to one's household, perraining to the family, pertaining to the home, relating to the family, relating to the home
Associated concepts: domestic animals, domestic duties, domestic employment, domestic fixtures, domestic purroses, domestic relations, domestic servants, domestic service, domestic status, domestic use


(Indigenous), adjective endemic, home, homemade, local, national, native, native grown, not forrign, not imported
Associated concepts: domestic commerce, domestic corpooation, domestic judgment
See also: internal, local, national, native, residential


slang expression for an incident of violence in the home between a man and a woman.
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The domestic help, Rakhi, was found dead under mysterious conditions by the police on Monday night.
rti was arrested on Thursday after domestic helps -- Bhagwati and her husband Dilip -- complained to the police that they were beaten up, tortured and confined by their NRI employer.
P M Jabir, an active social worker said, This measure as instructed by the Indian Ministry of External Affairs aims at the good of the domestic helps in the region but it got worsened as the new private agency was appointed to handle the same .
The family's domestic help Hemraj was later found dead on the rooftop.
Member of the Federal National Council Ali Essa Al Nuaimi said the resumption of sending of Filipino domestic helps to the UAE is an internal matter concerning the government of the Philippines.
The Delhi Police has, meanwhile, sought the school and birth certificates of another domestic help who is a complainant in the case, to determine his age.
During the meeting, the chief minister said domestic helps should be called as 'Didi' a respectful word which means elder sister and they will be entitled to various government facilities, medical and financial.
Hiring domestic help is a delicate and unavoidable issue because most families cannot do without them in light of the modern life requirements and the luxurious life in the Emirati society," Al Yamahi pointed out.
The Bill concentrates more on protecting the residents from cases like thefts by domestic helps.
They have also sought a direction to the CBI to place on record the statement made by Krishna, formerly a compounder at Rajesh's clinic, and their domestic helps Vijay Mandal and Rajkumar.
A senior officer on Wednesday said the detainees, including 27 African and 13 Asian domestic helps, were spotted at the areas of Al Mutina, Al Manama, Al Wahida and Hor Al Anz.
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): The Union Government has decided to bring cases of sexual harassment of domestic helps within the scope of proposed law to prevent exploitation of woman at work places.