domain (plural domains)

  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. (mathematics) the set of all possible points where a given function is defined.
  5. (computing, Internet) any DNS domain name, particularly one which has been delegated and has become representitive of the delegated domain name and it"s subdomains
    • BIND 9 Administrator Reference Manual (9.3.2), Copyright © 2004, 2005 Internet Systems Consortium, Inc. ("ISC"), Copyright © 2000-2003 Internet Software Consortium, //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.
  6. (computing, Internet) a collection of DNS or DNS-like domain names consisting of a delegated domain name and all its subdomains
  7. (computing) a collection of information having to do with a domain, the computers named in the domain, and the network on which the computers named in the domain reside
  8. (computing) the collection of computers identified by a domain"s domain names
  9. (taxonomy) the highest level grouping of organisms, above kingdom; coprises the prokaryota (cells have no nucleus) and the eukaryota (cells have a nucleus)


  • domain of definition (4)
  • domain name
  • hostname


  • [[range]] (4)
  • [[codomain]] (4)

6 letters in word "domain": A D I M N O.

Anagrams of domain:

Words found within domain:

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