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domestic science

noun
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900
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  • With inventions in domestic science and innovations in food preparation, the home functioned more efficiently.
  • Involved training in agriculture, domestic science, and manual and industrial arts.
British Dictionary definitions for domestic science

domestic science

noun
1.
the study of cooking, needlework, and other subjects concerned with household skills
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