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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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Flier repeatedly tried to hammer home the point that his client was lying on his back with Aguirre bent over him, when the victim was allegedly stabbed in the back by Terteryan.
CREATIVE youngsters on the children's ward at Walsgrave Hospital in Coventry are doing their bit to hammer home the quit smoking message.
Mrs Bush will use a radio address to the US to discuss the issue, and Mrs Blair will join senior women Cabinet ministers at an event on Monday in No 10 Downing Street to hammer home the message.
Mrs Bush will speak to the US on radio this weekend, while Mrs Blair will join Cabinet ministers at Downing Street early next week to hammer home the message.
I suggest using the monitors to hammer home the basics of how to have a bet, collect it, etc.
Carlisle took the lead after just four minutes, Matt Jansen setting up Andy Couzens to hammer home.
Presenting our studies and products will give the company a great opportunity to hammer home the pressing need for rapid, affordable and easy non-laboratory tests for infectious disease, and demonstrate that SDS has the technology to meet that need.
Cleveland Fire Brigade will hammer home the dangers of chip pans with the "Ban the Pan Forever" drive to coincide with National Chip Week in a bid to rid Teesside of killer chip pans.