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home

adjective
 
 
/həʊm/
sb's home address/phone number, etc an address/telephone number, etc for the place where someone livesHome
FOR/FROM HOME made or used in the place where someone lives: home cooking a home computerCountry and nationContinents and regions of the worldCountry names
SPORT relating to the place where a sporting event happens: The home team won 2-0.Competitions, and parts of competitionsSports venues
COUNTRY relating to things in your own country: home affairsCountry and nationContinents and regions of the worldCountry names
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