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 for home page
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  home page
      n 1: the opening page of a web site [syn: home page,

From The Jargon File (version 4.4.7, 29 Dec 2003) :

  home page
      1. One's personal billboard on the World Wide Web. The term ?home page? is
      perhaps a bit misleading because home directories and physical homes in RL
       are private, but home pages are designed to be very public.
      2. By extension, a WWW repository for information and links related to a
      project or organization. Compare home box.

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  home page
      1. The top-level entry point web page
     relating to an individual or institution, or possibly a
     subject area.  This often has a URL consisting of just a
     hostname, e.g. http://ncsa.uiuc.edu/.  All other pages
     on a website are usually accessible by following links
     from the home page.
     2. The web page a user's web browser is configured to load
     each time it is started.  This will typically default to the
     home page (sense 1) of the organisation that produced or
     distributed the browser.

Contact=webmaster@dict.org Specification=RFC 2229