an area, locality, or subject with which one is intimately familiar: When you see those familiar mountains appear on the horizon, you'll know you are back on home ground. Baseball and football are home ground for this sports-loving community.
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home away from home
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land, neighborhood, family, farm, country, household, site, hometown, abode, hearth, habitat, locality, haunt, soil, roof, element, range, homeland, habitation, territory
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In another corner stood a barrel of home-ground corn meal and a big hogshead of water.The Boy Chums in the Gulf of Mexico
Wilmer M. Ely
a familiar area or topic
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