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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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"My players have been told home truths and rightly so.
Viewing the Home Truths exhibition in addition to reading the book, one becomes much more aware of, and affected by, size and scale.
The Home Truths report found that the cost of privately renting a home in England has risen by 37% in the past five years and is set to go up by a further 35% over the next six years.
Home Truths, subtitled A Deep East Texas Memory, tells Duffs own struggle to escape.
We shall have a squad meeting with some home truths about peoples' game stats."
For newcomers the rounds include Home Truths, in which panellists read a statement about themselves and the opposing team must decide if they're telling the truth or a pack of lies.
the man with some home truths for a reeling Labour Party Page 22 LETTERS PAGES 26-27 FINANCE PAGE 34 IRON ANGLE PAGE 28 LEGAL PAGE 35 RICHARD MCCOMB PAGE 29 CREATIVE PAGE 36 BUSINESS VIEW PAGE 30 PERSONAL FINANCE PAGE 40 COMMERCIAL PROPERTY PAGES 32-33 SPORT PAGES 46-56
GBeret83, United States Irwin is right The American racing industry should have banned horses running on drugs years ago, so well done to Barry Irwin for telling them some home truths.
Independent forecasts in the study Home Truths 2010 have shown people who bought at the height of the boom paid on average pounds 216,800 and this will have risen to pounds 226,900 by 2014.
In order to do so, she enlists the help of their families to deliver some uncomfortable home truths along with the jobs section of their local papers, so expect a fewtears and recriminations - and that's just going to be me watching it.
I don't know whether to start telling some home truths about her but I'm worried what my two daughters will think.
SEVEN NATIONAL housing and planning organisations have joined the TCPA's Home Truths initiative to put the case for building 250,000 sustainable homes per year over the next ten years in areas of the country where there are serious shortages.