Definition of domestication noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//dəˌmestɪˈkeɪʃn//
    ; NAmE NAmE//dəˌmestɪˈkeɪʃn//
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  1. 1the process of making a wild animal used to living with or working for humans the domestication of cattle
  2. 2the process of making a plant or crop suitable to grow for human use the domestication of rice