Definition of domanial in English:

domanial

adjective

  • Relating to the control or ownership of an area of territory by a ruler or government.

    ‘this domanial regime suited large-scale landlords’
    • ‘In the ninth century, networks, based on corvées of transportation, around and to domanial centres, can be documented in the heartland of Francia and northern Italy.’

Origin

Early 19th century from French, from medieval Latin domanialis, from domanium ‘lordship’.

Pronunciation

domanial

/dəˈmeɪnɪəl/