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domesticate

do·mes·ti·cate

domesticate

 
pronunciation:
d me st keIt
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part of speech: verb
inflections: domesticated, domesticates, domesticating
definition: to tame.
It took a lot of work to domesticate the wild horse.Cats were first domesticated thousands of years ago.
 
similar words:
tame
derivations: domesticated (adj.), domestication (n.)
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