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home front

n.
The civilian population or the civilian activities of a country at war.

home′ front`


n.
the civilian sector of a nation at war when its armed forces are in combat abroad.
[1915–20]
home′-front`, adj.
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Noun1.home front - the civilian population (and their activities) of a country at warhome front - the civilian population (and their activities) of a country at war
population - the people who inhabit a territory or state; "the population seemed to be well fed and clothed"
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home front

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