knowledge domain

Definitions of knowledge domain
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n the content of a particular field of knowledge

Synonyms:
domain, knowledge base
Types:
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bailiwick, discipline, field, field of study, study, subject, subject area, subject field
a branch of knowledge
realm, region
a knowledge domain that you are interested in or are communicating about
scientific knowledge
knowledge accumulated by systematic study and organized by general principles
occultism
the study of the supernatural
communication theory, communications
the discipline that studies the principles of transmiting information and the methods by which it is delivered (as print or radio or television etc.)
major
the principal field of study of a student at a university
frontier
an undeveloped field of study; a topic inviting research and development
genealogy
the study or investigation of ancestry and family history
allometry
the study of the relative growth of a part of an organism in relation to the growth of the whole
bibliotics
the scientific study of documents and handwriting etc. especially to determine authorship or authenticity
ology
an informal word (abstracted from words with this ending) for some unidentified branch of knowledge
science, scientific discipline
a particular branch of scientific knowledge
architecture
the discipline dealing with the principles of design and construction and ornamentation of fine buildings
applied science, engineering, engineering science, technology
the discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problems
futuristics, futurology
the study or prediction of future developments on the basis of existing conditions
arts, humanistic discipline, humanities, liberal arts
studies intended to provide general knowledge and intellectual skills (rather than occupational or professional skills)
divinity, theology
the rational and systematic study of religion and its influences and of the nature of religious truth
military science
the discipline dealing with the principles of warfare
escapology
the study of methods of escaping (especially as a form of entertainment)
graphology
the study of handwriting (especially as an indicator of the writer's character or disposition)
numerology
the study of the supposed occult influence of numbers on human affairs
protology
the study of origins and first things
theogony
the study of the origins and genealogy of the gods
Type of:
cognitive content, content, mental object
the sum or range of what has been perceived, discovered, or learned

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