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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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When Care Comes Home Nearly half (44 percent) of all caregivers admit it is difficult to find practical information to help guide them in their role, whether it is new to them or has evolved with their loved one's condition.
Donny Osmond, one of the most popular and successful stars in the history of pop music, returns home to Wales - the land of his forefathers - this summer when he headlines Merthyr Tydfil's Cyfarthfa Castle on June 30 in the spectacular once-in-a-lifetime live event, Donny Comes Home.
Daddy goes away on Monday and comes home on Thursday -- that's our life,'' she said.
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Your child goes to school healthy but comes home ill, cranky or exhausted.
Concluding its 20th anniversary tour, Urban Bush Women comes home for a Joyce Theater season (June 21-26) with works inspired by the writings of Pearl Primus, famed Trinidad-born anthropologist-dancer.
When their father comes home with a bag of potatoes for latkes, Selma is worried: Mama always made the Chanukah latkes: how can they make them without her?
When she comes home, She will buy you a lot of ice creams.
I have already washed and ironed all his clothes so they are ready for him and we are going to have a big party for him as soon as he comes home.
Trevor finds this out when Ross comes home while Trevor is searching through some of his mother's clothes in the basement.
My candidate for the seminal article on quality is 'Quality Comes Home,"' says John C.