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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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The latter point is hammered home as children pray (some in tongues, as Pentecostal believers are wont to do) to a cardboard cutout of George W.
In the 56th minute the England defence was all at sea when Janko hammered home the equaliser from 12 yards out after being the first to react to a ball across the box from Junuzovic.
Cheltenham midfielder Grant McCann also hammered home a long-range third four minutes from time.
He likes both girls and boys--at least, he thinks so, but won't call himself bisexual because labels aren't important, a point that is hammered home several times over the course of this monotonous debut novel.
Paige hammered home the Bush Administration's emphasis on accountability and the need to measure the performance of every student in every school system.
The flight to Treasuries after the Russian crisis hammered home the interrelationship between CMBS spreads and global capital trends.
Shaun Richards hammered home a rebound for Rhyl's fourth and Hodgkinson converted another short corner to clinch victory.
But City took the lead on 34 minutes when Davies fired goalwards from Adam Wilde's short corner and Holloway hammered home the loose ball.
In the 94th minute, the Saints had a player dismissed and the resulting free kick was hammered home.
But Crowe had the last laugh as he hammered home Akinfenwa's lay-off from 25 yards in the 69th minute to move his side out of the drop zone.
Rovers took the lead in 27 minutes through a Ciaran Donnelly header but Stenny were level before the break thanks to the head of John Ovenstone and with two minutes left Motion hammered home a stunning low winner.
Speaking today Peter Murray, brother-in-law of victim Keith Philpott, said: "The enormity of what they did has been hammered home to them.