Definition of domiciliary adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌdɒmɪˈsɪliəri//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdɑːməˈsɪlieri//
, NAmE//ˌdoʊməˈsɪlieri//
[only before noun] (formal)
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in somebody’s home a domiciliary visit (= for example, by a doctor) domiciliary care/services/treatment Word Originlate 19th cent.: from French domiciliaire, from medieval Latin domiciliarius, from Latin domicilium ‘dwelling’, from domus ‘home’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: domiciliary