Translation of domain in Spanish:

domain

Pronunciation: /dəˈmeɪn; dəʊ-/

n

  • 1 u (sphere of influence, activity) campo (m), esfera (f) statistics is outside my domain la estadística no es mi campo in the political/economic domain en el ámbito político/económico, en la esfera política/económica in the public domain de(l) dominio público
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    • After dark, the street milieu is the domain of the shadowy.
    • The one area where there is some similarity between the two wars is the domain of public opinion.
    • This is the domain of theology, cosmology and psychology.
  • 2 c [Comput] dominio (m) (before n) domain name nombre (m) de dominio domain name system sistema (m) de nombres de dominio
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    • If the people with those accounts didn't bother to change their e-mail address when the domain expired, you can collect their passwords.
    • The process for deciding ownership of Internet domains is flawed, biased and in drastic need of reform, an expert in Internet and e-commerce law has concluded in a study released today.
    • Thus, identity indirectly controls the list of domains you may enter.
  • 3 c (estate) [Hist] dominios (mpl)
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    • The domains under her control included territories in both Burgundy and the Netherlands.
    • The vast domain now had an area of nearly eleven and a half million square miles, and a population of more than a fifth of the people of the globe.
    • The peripatetic household continued to gravitate towards the cities and towns of a ruler's domains, an urban environment providing the necessary infrastructures for court life.
  • 4 c [Math] dominio (m)
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    • Ten separate regression analyses were carried out, one regression analysis corresponding to each of the ten domains of the independent variables.
    • In this case, this is not a problem, since the domain of the sine function is all real numbers.
    • One of the first papers which he published after arriving in the United States was on the Euclidean algorithm in principal ideal domains.

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