adjective Date: 1827 1. grown or produced at home or in a particular local area <
homegrown vegetables
homegrown films
2. native to or characteristic of a particular area <
the festival will feature homegrown artists

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  • homegrown — /hohm grohn /, adj. 1. grown or produced at home or in a particular region for local consumption: homegrown tomatoes. 2. native or indigenous to or characteristic of a region: homegrown musicians. [1820 30; HOME + GROWN] * * * …   Universalium

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