Domestic

Domestic can refer to:

  • A domestic worker
  • Domestic airport
  • Domestic violence
  • Domestikos (English: the Domestic), a Byzantine title
    • Domestic of the Schools, commander-in-chief of the Byzantine army in the 9th-11th centuries

Other articles related to "domestic":

Homelessness In The United States - Women
... Domestic violence is the direct cause of homelessness for over half of all homeless women in the United States ... Approximately three quarters of the women who attempt to avail of domestic violence shelter beds are turned away in major American cities ... These victims of domestic violence are often excluded from homelessness studies, despite the lack of livable conditions in their homes ...
Sexual Assault - Types - Domestic Violence
... Domestic violence is a crime of power and intimidation ... of sexual abuse are very similar to those of domestic violence ...
Women's Aid Federation Of England - History - Origins
... It was world's first domestic violence shelter Originally ... difference in their communities at a local level and exchange ideas and wasn't concerned with domestic violence at all ... the movement became focused on helping domestic violence victims early on, though very much by accident, when a bruised woman pleaded for assistance as no one else would help her ...
Gayal - Taxonomy
... of 1804, Aylmer Bourke Lambert applied the binomial Bos frontalis to a domestic specimen probably from Chittagong ... wild species is valid by virtue of its being antedated by a name based on a domestic form ... authors have adopted the binomial Bos frontalis for the domestic species as valid for the taxon ...
Aerosvit Airlines - Fleet - Domestic Flights
... started executing the social priority program of domestic, intra-Ukrainian air carriage, operating scheduled flights that connect Dnipropetrovs’k ... In 2003-2004, AeroSvit Airlines’ domestic network extended to seven destinations, adding Donetsk, Kharkiv, Lviv, and Ivano-Frankivsk to the list of places where AeroSvit flies ... When executing the domestic flights program, flight safety, high regularity of flights, and a high level of service have all become priority areas ...

Famous quotes containing the word domestic:

    As our domestic fowls are said to have their original in the wild pheasant of India, so our domestic thoughts have their prototypes in the thoughts of her philosophers.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    The theory [before the twentieth century] ... was that all the jobs in the world belonged by right to men, and that only men were by nature entitled to wages. If a woman earned money, outside domestic service, it was because some misfortune had deprived her of masculine protection.
    Rheta Childe Dorr (1866–1948)

    To meet the objections of some inveterate cavillers, I may as well state, that if I dined out occasionally, as I always had done, and I trust shall have opportunities to do again, it was frequently to the detriment of my domestic arrangements.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)