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the outfieldnoun [S]

uk   us   /ˈaʊt.fɪəld/
the ​part of a ​cricket or ​baseballfield that is the ​longestdistance away from the batter (= ​persontrying to ​hit the ​ball) or the ​group of ​players there: He can ​play in the outfield.
noun [C] uk   /ˈaʊtˌfɪəl.dər/  us   /-dɚ/
He was a ​star outfielder for the Brooklyn Dodgers.
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