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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 survey was intended to find out how various people in the country addressed the issue of radical politics and home-grown terrorism.
Premiership Rugby say the emphasis is on further increasing the number of Premiership home-grown players.
Last season, City registered 23 players and used only 21 due to the eight home-grown players rule, so to have this reduced to five means the effect of the sanction on the club has been greatly diluted.
Some 90 percent of the home-grown wheat has so far been purchased.
The overall effect should be that there is enough home-grown music played on all programmes to give Radio Wales a recognisably different sound to all other UK radio stations.
Her family is one of the original champions of home-grown, organic fruit and vegetables.
Home-Grown Harvest: Delicious Ways to Enjoy Your Seasonal Fruit and Vegetables provides fruit and vegetable dishes by offering a chapter heading revolving around each individual fruit and veggie.
We're a wholly owned company that has the flexibility to be different in each of our markets, so we created a home-grown section that features regionally inspired recipes based on local trends, authentic local flavors and fresh indigenous ingredients.
Summary: There are calls to develop home-grown curry chefs to try and secure the future for the British industry.