realm has definitions from the field of geography
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[ noun ] a domain in which something is dominant

Synonyms

land kingdom

Examples

"the untroubled kingdom of reason" "a land of make-believe" "the rise of the realm of cotton in the south"

Used in print

(The Rev. John A. O'Brien, "Let's Take Birth Control...)

This brings us to the fact that the realities we are dealing with lie not in the field of civil legislation , but in the realm of conscience and religion : They are moral judgments and matters of theological belief .

(David Boroff, "Jewish Teen-Age Culture"...)

A kind of double_standard exists here for Jewish boys and girls as it does in the realm of sex .

(John F. Hayward, "Mimesis and Symbol in the Arts"...)

The breakdown of classical structures of meaning in all realms of western culture has given_rise to several generations of artists who have documented the disintegrative processes .

(Mignon G. Eberhart, The Cup, the Blade...)

She started back for the house , saw a light in the office , opened the door and surprised a domestic little scene which was far outside the dark realm of murder or attempted murder .

Related terms

sphere lotus_land

2
[ noun ] (geography) the domain ruled by a king or queen

Synonyms

kingdom

Related terms

domain numidia

3
[ noun ] a knowledge domain that you are interested in or are communicating about

Synonyms

region domain

Examples

"it was a limited domain of discourse" "here we enter the region of opinion" "the realm of the occult"

Related terms

knowledge_domain

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