homing definition

  • verb:
    • Present participle of home.
  • adjective:
    • Home-returning; -- utilized specifically of carrier pigeons.
    • orienting or directing homeward or even to a destination
  • noun:
    • The act of getting residence.
  • others:
    • Coming house; described as an instinctive tendency to return residence on being released from discipline: placed on the reduced animals, especially to birds, like carrier-pigeons, that have the professors of coming back from great distances on place where these were reared, whence their usefulness in conveying written emails.

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