home turf

home turf
 Domestic or local market.
 ► “Despite decades of slugging it out in the worldwide film market, neither Kodak nor Fuji has made much headway on other’s home turf.” (Business Week, July 10, 1995, p. 34)

American business jargon. 2014.

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