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Spanish translation of “field”

field

noun /fiːld/
a piece of land enclosed for growing crops, keeping animals etc
campo
Our house is surrounded by fields.
a wide area
campo, cancha
playing fields (= an area for games, sports etc).
a piece of land etc where minerals or other natural resources are found
yacimiento
an oil-field a coalfield.
an area of knowledge, interest, study etc
campo, terreno
in the fields of literature/economic development her main fields of interest.
an area affected, covered or included by something
campo
a magnetic field in his field of vision.
an area of battle
campo de batalla
the field of Waterloo (also adjective) a field-gun.
fielding noun (in cricket, basketball etc) the activity of catching (the ball) and returning it.
respondiendo
field glasses noun plural binoculars.
gemelos, prismáticos
field hockey noun (American ) a game played on grass by two teams of 11 players using curved sticks and a small hard ball; hockey(British)
hockey sobre césped
field trip noun a visit by students to learn about something in its natural environment rather than in a classroom
salida de campo
a geography field trip.
fieldwork noun work done outside the laboratory, office etc (eg collecting information).
trabajo de campo
(Definition of field from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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