Definition of Domestication The act of domesticating, or accustoming to home; the action of taming wild animals or breeding plants. | The act of domesticating, or making a legal instrument recognized and enforceable in a jurisdiction foreign to the one in which the instrument was originally issued or created.
How to use Domestication in Sentence?
- 1. Such was the commencement of the domestication of the Willoughbys at the Hutted Knoll. 🔊
- 2. Thus under domestication creatures so tangibly different as a mastiff and a terrier have sprung from a common stock. 🔊
- 3. In the beginning pastoral society and tribal government develop among savages primarily through the domestication of animals. 🔊
- 4. The bacteria were thus said to be "domesticated;" for the process was similar to the domestication of wild animals into tame. 🔊
- 5. They were the years that saw such extraordinary discoveries and inventions as fire, and the wheel, and the bow, and the domestication of animals. 🔊
- 6. The Mallard is a common small wild duck which has lent itself readily to domestication and which thrives with proper care under confined conditions. 🔊
- 7. Remember how he crossed swords with Mr. Scully touching the alleged dangerous nature of the ostrich and the early domestication of the peacock. 🔊
- 8. If the bee was disposed to use, without any provocation, the effective weapon with which it has been provided, its domestication would be entirely out of the question. 🔊