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domestic science:see home economicshome economics,
study of homemaking and the relation of the home to the community. Formerly limited to problems of food (nutrition and cookery), clothing, sewing, textiles, household equipment, housecleaning, housing, hygiene, and household economics, it later came to include
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the study of cooking, needlework, and other subjects concerned with household skills
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