n. one who domesticates, one who tames

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Domesticator — Do*mes ti*ca tor, n. One who domesticates. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • domesticator — do·mes·ti·ca·tor …   English syllables

  • domesticator — təˌkād.ə(r) noun ( s) : one that domesticates …   Useful english dictionary

  • domesticate — domesticable /deuh mes ti keuh beuhl/, adj. domestication, n. domesticative, adj. domesticator, n. /deuh mes ti kayt /, v., domesticated, domesticating. v.t. 1. to convert (animals, plants, etc.) to domestic uses; tame. 2. to tame (an animal),… …   Universalium

  • domesticate — /dəˈmɛstəkeɪt / (say duh mestuhkayt) verb (t) (domesticated, domesticating) 1. to convert to domestic uses; tame. 2. to attach to home life or affairs. 3. to cause to be or feel at home; naturalise. {domestic + ate1} –domestication… …   Australian English dictionary

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