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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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Home Free Home is a fledgling nonprofit organization intent on improving the quality of life for individuals with disabilities, their families, and caregivers by making their living environment conducive to their needs.
He's not great with other dogs or cats and because of his boundless energy would best suit a home free of children.
The firm, five years old this month, is offering a no-risk trial of Freeserve Broadband - allowing customers to try it at home free for a month.
If you can just avoid [repetitive sequences] until the very end, you're home free," said Celera's Eugene W.
The charity can arrange for larger items to be picked up from people's home free of charge.
There is great concern for Martin's welfare and he is urged to call the confidential service Message Home free on 0800 700740 for advice and support.
It is funded entirely by voluntary donations and it costs The Sick Children's Trust about pounds 25 to provide a home from home free of charge for a family for one night.
Freeway would best suit a home free from children under the age of 10.
Keep your home free of clutter to attract good fortune.