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gristy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Apr-18-10 05:10 PM
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126. Well, I understand your points here, but most will read "home" as "house"
In fact, dictionary.com does not include even one definition that encompasses your description:

home
1. a house, apartment, or other shelter that is the usual residence of a person, family, or household.
2. the place in which one's domestic affections are centered.
3. an institution for the homeless, sick, etc.: a nursing home.
4. the dwelling place or retreat of an animal.
5. the place or region where something is native or most common.
6. any place of residence or refuge: a heavenly home.
7. a person's native place or own country.
8. (in games) the destination or goal.
9. a principal base of operations or activities: The new stadium will be the home of the local football team.
10. Baseball. home plate.
11. Lacrosse. one of three attack positions nearest the opposing goal.

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