home row


(in touch typing) the row on a typewriter or computer keyboard that contains the keys (home keys) to which four fingers of each hand return as a base, on a QWERTY keyboard being A, S, D, and F for the left hand and J, K, L, and the semicolon for the right.

Nearby words

  1. home office,
  2. home page,
  3. home plate,
  4. home port,
  5. home range,
  6. home rule,
  7. home ruler,
  8. home run,
  9. home schooling,
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