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"battlefield" in British English

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battlefieldnoun [C]

uk   /ˈbæt.l̩.fiːld/  us   /ˈbæt̬-/
  • battlefield noun [C] (SUBJECT)

a ​subject on which ​peoplestronglydisagree: The ​issue has ​become a ​political battlefield in ​recentyears.
(Definition of battlefield from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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battlefieldnoun [C]

 us   /ˈbæt̬·əlˌfild/
a ​place where a ​battle (= a ​fight between ​armedforces) is being ​fought or was ​fought: We ​visited the Civil War battlefield at Gettysburg.
(Definition of battlefield from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “battlefield”
in Chinese (Simplified) 战场,战地, 争论主题, 斗争领域…
in Chinese (Traditional) 戰場,戰地, 爭論主題, 鬥爭領域…
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