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domestic system

noun
1.
a manufacturing system whereby workers make products in their own homes with materials supplied by entrepreneurs.
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  • As indicated above, a carrier may voluntarily file data for its entire domestic system.
  • The reporting carriers have uniformly elected to report their data on their entire domestic system operations.
  • The risk and the benefits of producing for the export market are not fairly or equitably shared in our domestic system.
  • The domestic system not only provides potable water for domestic usage, but also for industrial and fire protection purposes.
  • The generalizations are used to encourage discussion on the transition from the domestic system to the factory system.
  • We also believe that our domestic system is capable of prosecuting and punishing our own citizens for these crimes.
  • Some pumps have water under pressure from a domestic system which can be used to fill the pipe column.
  • Pool backwash water should be discharged to a subsurface disposal system other than the domestic system.
  • All sprinkler systems shall have a single supply main serving both the automatic sprinkler system and the domestic system.
  • If a domestic system is provided, it shall be adequate for fire protection.

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