home base home base

Definition(s):

  1. (n) (baseball) base consisting of a rubber slab where the batter stands; it must be touched by a base runner in order to score
  2. (n) (usually plural) the office that serves as the administrative center of an enterprise

Usage(s):

  1. The Teens tab links to Mix It Up, home base for student activists working to break down social barriers.
  2. He took trips from his home base in Tokyo to New Jersey, Washington, Chicago, San Francisco, Los Angeles, San Antonio, Dallas, Britain, Barcelona and Paris.
  3. In Yusuf's home base of Cairo, he can no longer walk down the street unmolested.

News

  1. HartBeat Ensemble To Present Music In Carriage House Theater

    Bargain alert! Hartford's Hartbeat Ensemble will be presenting a free music series at the theater company's new home base at the Carriage House Theater on 360 Farmington Ave.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Hartford Courant

  2. Chief Brack on new fire station, Charleston 9 anniversary

    Work on a new home base for the Charleston Fire Department is well underway.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ABC News 4 Charleston

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periphery periphery
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