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Home Office

(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) government Brit the national department responsible for the maintenance of law and order, immigration control, and all other domestic affairs not specifically assigned to another department
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home′ of′fice

1. the main office of a company.
2. (caps.) the governmental department in Great Britain dealing with domestic matters, as elections and the control of police.
3. a work or office space set up in a person's home and used exclusively for business on a regular basis.
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Noun1.Home Office - the government department in charge of domestic affairs
ministry - a government department under the direction of a minister
2.home office - (usually plural) the office that serves as the administrative center of an enterprisehome office - (usually plural) the office that serves as the administrative center of an enterprise; "many companies have their headquarters in New York"
mukataa - an Arabic word for headquarters or administrative center; "Arafat was holed up in the mukataa of his West Bank compound"
business office, office - place of business where professional or clerical duties are performed; "he rented an office in the new building"
plural, plural form - the form of a word that is used to denote more than one
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Home Office

n (Brit) the Home Officeil Ministero degli Interni
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Heseltine has just been in from the Home Office. He is simply inundated with correspondence from America about those two murders."
Then the Home Office might have ordered exhumation.
What came next was a German family, the continental acquaintances of the wife of one of Fyne's colleagues in the Home Office. Flora of the enigmatical glances was dispatched to them without much reflection.
And they appended to their verdict, a recommendation to the Home Office
They set to work in the Home Office to overturn the Emperor.
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The fee applies to all children regardless of personal circumstance, and once children turn 18 the Home Office advises they may risk losing the right to register.

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