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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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But he added: 'It does not justify an attack pressed home with kicks.
But Hull always looked the more threatening and they pressed home their advantage by going two goals up, while Elliot also hit a post late on.
THE fight to save jobs at Coventry's Massey-Ferguson tractor plant was pressed home at the Labour Party Conference in Blackpool.
He also pressed home the UK's continuing concerns about Argentina's foot and mouth status.
Carmarthen pressed home their advantage with a second goal on the stroke of half-time, as Sean Meredith headed home at the far post from a cross by Nicholls.
VETERAN striker Willie Falconer pressed home his claims for an Ayr ticket with a debut goal.
The Colts then pressed home their superiority to score two more goals through Jarlaith Harley and Darren McCabe to seal an emphatic win.
Aberdeen pressed home their advantage in the second half with a double from Steven Lovell on 52 and 71 minutes.