As verbs the difference between permanent and domiciliate
is that permanent
is (dated) to perm (the hair) while domiciliate
is to establish a permanent residence.
As an adjective permanent
is without end, eternal.
As a noun permanent
is a chemical hair treatment imparting or removing curliness, whose effects typically last for a period of weeks; a perm.
Without end, eternal.
Lasting for an indefinitely long time.
- Nothing in this world is truly permanent .
- The countries are now locked in a permanent state of conflict.
* impermanent, temporary
* permanent marker
* permanent wave
* permanent way
A chemical hair treatment imparting or removing curliness, whose effects typically last for a period of weeks; a perm.
* 1943 , (Raymond Chandler), The High Window , Penguin 2005, p. 8:
(linear algebra, combinatorics) Given an matrix , the sum over all permutations of .
- She had pewter-coloured hair set in a ruthless permanent , a hard beak and large moist eyes with the sympathetic expression of wet stones.
(dated) To perm (the hair).
To establish a permanent residence.
To establish a permanent residence for (someone).
(figuratively) To settle (oneself) into a mode of thinking or the like.
* The figurative sense is most often used with (himself) or a similar pronoun as its object.