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English definition of “homing”

homing

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈhəʊ.mɪŋ/ us    /ˈhoʊ-/
relating to the ability of some animals to find their way home: Migrating birds and fish have a strong homing instinct.Animal (non-human) behaviourElectricity and electronics (of an electronic device) producing a special signal so that it can be found using electronic equipment: The president's car is equipped with a homing device.
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