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home

1. the environment or habitat of a person or animal
2. 
a. a building or organization set up to care for orphans, the aged, etc.
b. an informal name for a mental home
3. Sport one's own ground
4. 
a. the objective towards which a player strives in certain sports
b. an area where a player is safe from attack
5. Lacrosse
a. one of two positions of play nearest the opponents' goal
b. a player assigned to such a position
6. Baseball another name for home plate
7. Sport relating to one's own ground

Home

Baron. See (Baron) Home of the Hirsel

What does it mean when you dream about a home?

Independence and dependency mark the feelings of going home. Home also represents security issues and childlike desires that need to be fulfilled. (See also Mansion).

home

[hōm]
(computer science)
The location at the upper left-hand corner of an electronic display.
(electricity)
To return to the starting position, as in a stepping relay or turning motor.
(navigation)
To navigate toward a point by maintaining constant some navigational parameter other than altitude.
(ordnance)
To travel to a target by guidance of heat radiation, radar echoes, radio waves, sound waves, laser beams, or other phenomena reflected from or originating in the target, as in homing missiles and homing torpedoes.

home

To follow a path of energy waves, especially radio or radar waves, by means of a directional antenna, radar equipment, or other sensing devices, to or toward the point of transmission or reflection of the waves.
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It was the end of the day, and Moti was coming home from the fishing.
He did a great deal of translating for the magazines on scientific and philosophic subjects; and, coming home late at night, worn out from the strain of the campaign, he would plunge into his translating and toil on well into the morning hours.
All the school girls and boys had one golden afternoon gathering them, coming home in the clear, echoing twilight with arms and baskets full of flowery spoil.
Uncle Ebenezer trudged in the ditch, jogging from side to side like an old ploughman coming home from work.
I did not tell you yesterday," she began, breathing quickly and painfully, "that coming home with Alexey Alexandrovitch I told him everything.
We are all going to the play, or coming home from it.
Coming Home Rescue is a volunteer based, 501(c)3 organization focused on helping homeless animals in shelters throughout New Jersey.
There are tons of "I'm'' coming home, and "he's'' coming home, and lots and lots of "she's leaving'' (although those are usually wives or lovers, and I can't think of any identified explicitly as mothers, although there's probably some country song out there that fits the bill).
He smashed the window as his mother refused to serve him dinner as punishment for coming home late.
At 12 years old, she has enough life left to be the beloved and familiar friend that you'll cherish coming home to.
Praising the work of Coming Home, Lord Dannatt said: "The charity has a really significant role to play when people come home injured.
David Cameron said: "I am delighted to support Coming Home in its mission to find and adapt housing for seriously disabled soldiers.