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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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Boss Dick Campbell inspired an improvement after the break and Gibson hammered home No.
Two outbreaks of flash flooding have hammered home our vulnerability to the elements.
Shaun Richards hammered home a rebound for Rhyl's fourth and Hodgkinson converted another short corner to clinch victory.
Striker Cole - who hammered home four goals against Newcastle United over the Bank Holiday weekend - released his first single Outstanding on Monday.
The Spaniard made changes to the side thrashed 5-0 by Manchester United but the fresh faces fell apart as soon as Ishmel Demontagnac hammered home on three minutes.
Hayes was again the provider as Hooper hammered home.
Boyd made amends when he hammered home the loose ball just after the break.
Her cross was deflected out to Caitlin O'Neill, who hammered home a shot to make it 1-0.
The gaffer,Steve Bruce, was not best pleased when we fell apart against Blackburn and we've had a couple of meetings this week in which he hammered home the message that all of us as players have to show the heart, the determination and the desire to win for the whole 90 minutes.
Druids had opened the scoring in the eighth minute with a goal from Mark Allen who picked up a loose ball and hammered home a fine shot from 15 yards.
Paul Paton hammered home the resultant free- kick and added another to make it 4-0.
Boyd hammered home the winning spot-kick as Gers edged out the Perth side after a semifinal penalty shoot-out at Hampden in April.