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track and fieldnoun [U]

uk   /ˌtræk ən ˈfiːld/  us   /ˌtræk ən ˈfiːld/ US (also track, UK athletics)
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track and fieldnoun [U]

 us   /ˈtræk ən ˈfild/
a ​group of ​sports that ​includesrunning, ​jumping, and ​throwingobjects and that usually ​involveslarge competitions
(Definition of track and field from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “track and field”
in Chinese (Simplified) 田径运动/田径队/俱乐部/运动会…
in Turkish atletizm…
in Russian легкая атлетика…
in Chinese (Traditional) 田徑運動/田徑隊/俱樂部/運動會…
in Polish lekkoatletyka…
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