domestic science


Origin:
1895–1900

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domestic science
 
n
the study of cooking, needlework, and other subjects concerned with household skills

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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.
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