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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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He proposed that families hire domestic help from manpower supply companies, such as Almajal.
He called on the embassies of the protesting countries to understand the stance of the UAE and its objectives of approving the unified labor contract, which guarantees the rights of the domestic help and determine the obligations of the two parties, under the new procedures being approved by the Ministry of Interior for bringing in and hiring domestic servants.
I was given a domestic help by a placement agency that claimed to operated out of Kotla Mubarakpur.
However, this is not the first time that Indian diplomats in US were found on the wrong-side of the law with regards to the treatment of their domestic help.
The family's domestic help Hemraj, whom police initially thought to be the prime suspect, was also found killed on the apartment's terrace a day later.
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.
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.
Revealing about the behaviour of Jagriti, Meena Sardar, one of the domestic helps, said in her statement to the police that Jagriti would brutally beat her and accuse her of having an illicit relationship with the MP.
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.
Bhopal, Oct 14 (ANI): Domestic helps will be issued photo IDs to facilitate them a range of government services including health and financial in Madhya Pradesh.