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domesticity

[ doh-me-stis-i-tee ]
/ ˌdoʊ mɛˈstɪs ɪ ti /
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noun, plural do·mes·tic·i·ties.

the state of being domestic; domestic or home life.
a domestic or household act, activity, duty, or chore.

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Origin of domesticity

First recorded in 1715–25; domestic + -ity
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British Dictionary definitions for domesticity

domesticity
/ (ˌdəʊmɛˈstɪsɪtɪ) /

noun plural -ties

home life
devotion to or familiarity with home life
(usually plural) a domestic duty, matter, or condition
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