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noun home ground pronunciation in British English 
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singularhome ground
pluralhome grounds
  1. 1
    [countable] the field a sports team usually plays and practises on

    Spurs rewarded their fans with a 3–1 win on their home ground.

  2. 2
    [uncountable] a familiar place

    It was nice to be back on home ground after all that travelling.


a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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