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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Make fit for cultivation, home life, and service to humans; Overcome the wildness of; Adapt (a wild plant or unclaimed land) to the environment.

Usage examples (37)
  • domesticate oats
  • The history of otaku culture is one of adaptation - of how to "domesticate" American culture.
  • Also, the Egyptians used to domesticate this animal.
  • Were they captured in an attempt to domesticate them? for more
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