Definitions of domesticate:
- verb: make fit for cultivation, domestic life, and service to humans
Example: "The horse was domesticated a long time ago"
- verb: overcome the wildness of; make docile and tractable
- verb: adapt (a wild plant or unclaimed land) to the environment
Example: "Domesticate oats"
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