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English definition of “fieldwork”

fieldwork

noun [U]     /ˈfiːld.wɜːk/ US  /-wɝːk/
study that consists of practical activities that are done away from your school, college, or place of work: They had to go to Africa to do their fieldwork.Classes, courses and coursework
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