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domesticated

adjective

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changed from the wild state so as to become useful and obedient to humans
  • the domesticated horses are kept in a corral

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domesticated

verb
past tense of domesticate

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The first known use of domesticated was in 1639

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“Domesticated.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/domesticated. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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