English noun: realm
|1.||realm (state) a domain in which something is dominant|
|Samples||The untroubled kingdom of reason.|
A land of make-believe.
The rise of the realm of cotton in the south.
|Broader (hypernym)||area, arena, domain, field, orbit, sphere|
|Narrower (hyponym)||lotus land, lotusland|
|2.||realm (location) the domain ruled by a king or queen|
|Broader (hypernym)||demesne, domain, land|
|3.||realm (cognition) a knowledge domain that you are interested in or are communicating about|
|Samples||It was a limited realm of discourse.|
Here we enter the region of opinion.
The realm of the occult.
|Broader (hypernym)||domain, knowledge base, knowledge domain|