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midfield

noun [C or U] uk   us   /ˈmɪd.fɪəld/
the central area of a sports field, or a central structure of some sports teams, especially in football: Dan is a defender, but I always play in midfield. Arsenal's defence was strong, but their midfield fell apart in the first five minutes of the game. a midfield player
midfielder
noun [C] uk   /ˌmɪdˈfɪəl.dər/  us   /-dɚ/
The team has signed two new midfielders.
Translations of “midfield”
in Chinese (Traditional) (球場或球隊的)中場…
in Chinese (Simplified) (球场或球队的)中场…
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