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- n. The area around the fireplace in the living-room of a family house.
- adj. Used to identify something as normally being in the area of the fireplace.
- adj. Pertaining to an activity normal to the household, usually associated with the living-room, whether or not it has a real fireplace.
hearth + -side (Wiktionary)