field

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  • Programs developed there became a model for the new field of social work.
  • In some cases, a well-known family is associated with a particular field.
  • The victory was the first one by game-winning field goal in school history.
  • Within a national military force, the word army may also mean a field army.
  • During the season, he once made seven three-point field goals in a game.
  • It is now a large field of study, part of information theory.
  • I stood by the side of England on many a hard-fought field. Cited from Standard Selections, ed. by Fulton, Trueblood and Trueblood
  • It was the only game-winning field goal of his career.
  • Relations between the two countries have always been friendly especially in the political field.
  • Jones is most notable for his ability to make three-point field goals.
  • He made four out of five three-point field goal attempts.
  • The field of control within chemical engineering is often known as process control.
  • The club was in serious trouble off the field as well.
  • Then the last three games were played at the home of the team, with home field advantage.
  • Physical force and our bull-dog energy carried many a hard-fought field. Cited from Reminiscences of Captain Gronow, by Captain Gronow
  • Extra sections have been added down the right field line and in left center field.
  • The six-runner field got off to a good start on the first attempt.
  • Game theory has been widely recognized as an important tool in many fields.
  • Most of the degrees offered are in the health-care field.
  • In recent years, she has moved into the field of producing, both in television and film.
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Meaning of field

  • noun A piece of land cleared of trees and usually enclosed
    he planted a field of wheat
  • noun Somewhere (away from a studio or office or library or laboratory) where practical work is done or data is collected
    anthropologists do much of their work in the field
  • noun The space around a radiating body within which its electromagnetic oscillations can exert force on another similar body not in contact with it
  • noun A particular kind of commercial enterprise
    they are outstanding in their field
  • noun (mathematics) a set of elements such that addition and multiplication are commutative and associative and multiplication is distributive over addition and there are two elements 0 and 1
    the set of all rational numbers is a field
  • noun A region in which active military operations are in progress
    the army was in the field awaiting action, he served in the Vietnam theater for three years
  • noun All of the horses in a particular horse race
  • noun All the competitors in a particular contest or sporting event
  • noun A geographic region (land or sea) under which something valuable is found
    the diamond fields of South Africa
  • noun (computer science) a set of one or more adjacent characters comprising a unit of information
  • noun The area that is visible (as through an optical instrument)
  • verb Catch or pick up (balls) in baseball or cricket
  • verb Play as a fielder
  • verb Answer adequately or successfully
    The lawyer fielded all questions from the press
  • verb Select (a team or individual player) for a game
    The Buckeyes fielded a young new quarterback for the Rose Bowl