Definition of Domain:

  1. Internet: Element of domain name system (DNS) which indicates the IP address of a computer or a website. All computers sharing a common part of an IP address are in the same domain. If DNS is represented as a tree, a domain would be a limb that incorporates all branches originating from it.

  2. Statistics: Set of all possible values that an independent variable can take in a specific function.

  3. Networks: (1) Description of one or more computers or a sub-network (part of a larger network) used for naming purposes. (2) Group of computers monitored and managed as one unit with a common set of rules and procedures.

Synonyms of Domain

Academic discipline, Academic specialty, Acres, Ally, Ambit, Animal kingdom, Applied science, Archduchy, Archdukedom, Area, Arena, Art, Bailiwick, Beat, Body politic, Border, Borderland, Buffer state, Captive nation, Chain of being, Champaign, Chattels real, Chieftaincy, Chieftainry, Circle, Circuit, City-state, Class structure, Colony, Commonweal, Commonwealth, Concern, Country, County, Demesne, Department, Department of knowledge, Discipline, Dominion, Duchy, Dukedom, Earldom, Empery, Empire, Establishment, Field, Field of inquiry, Field of study, Free city, Grand duchy, Grounds, Hemisphere, Hierarchy, Honor, Judicial circuit, Jurisdiction, Kingdom, Land, Landed property, Lands, Lot, Lots, Mandant, Mandate, Mandated territory, Mandatee, Mandatory, Manor, March, Messuage, Mineral kingdom, Nation, Nationality, Natural hierarchy, Natural science, Ology, Orb, Orbit, Pale, Parcel, Pecking order, Plat, Plot, Polis, Polity, Possession, Power, Power structure, Praedium, Precinct, Principality, Principate, Property, Protectorate, Province, Puppet government, Puppet regime, Pure science, Pyramid, Quadrat, Real estate, Real property, Realm, Realty, Republic, Round, Satellite, Science, Seneschalty, Settlement, Social science, Sovereign nation, Speciality, Specialization, Specialty, Sphere, State, Study, Subdiscipline, Sultanate, Superpower, Technicology, Technics, Technology, Tenements, Terrain, Territory, Toft, Toparchia, Toparchy, Vegetable kingdom, Walk

Meaning of Domain & Domain Definition