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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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an Indian commuter from Sharjah in his late 30s, said: "I used to leave home at 5.
Timothy Harris Timothy Harris, 46, in a new year brawl with police, despite claiming he could not leave home
Managing director of Homes for Northumberland, Ray Boycott, added: "We feel it is important to invest time working with young people to help them understand what the reality is if they leave home at a young age.
Greek women leave home some three years sooner than their male siblings but Italian women live at home on average until they are 29.
Byrne said the program would allow students who cannot leave home for health, family or other reasons to complete their four-year degree.
Other food items Brits can't leave home without include peanut butter, lemons, cheese and Marmite.
Domestic diva Martha Stewart's bid for an early release - or at least to be able to leave home more often for work - was dashed by a US judge who ordered her to serve the full five months of house arrest.
In Afghanistan's conservative Muslim districts, women are rarely allowed to leave home, so the female team must visit most households individually.
In Lawrence Kasdan's translation of Anne Tyler's wistful, hilarious novel, Macom Leary (William Hurt) is a travel writer for people who hate to leave home.
Coleen was upset to leave home - a few tears were shed when she said goodbye to her mum," said a friend of the couple.
HE is tipped to become the new Ewan McGregor - all he has to do is leave home and head for the bright lights of London.
In many jurisdictions, people may leave home for health care, adult day care, or religious services only.