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English definition of “turf”

turf

noun (AREA)    /tɜːf/ US  /tɝːf/
[U] informal a subject in which a person or group has a lot of knowledge or influence : Antiques are very much her turf.Topics and areas of interest [U] mainly US informal the area that a group considers its own: Judges feel that the courtroom is their private turf. The gymnastics team won the championship on home turf.Environments and localities
(Definition of turf noun (AREA) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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