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Meaning of “oilfield” - Learner’s Dictionary

oilfield

noun [C]     /ˈɔɪlˌfiːld/
an area under the ground where oil is found: an offshore oilfieldMining and quarrying
Translations of “oilfield”
in Chinese (Traditional) 油田…
in Russian месторождение нефти…
in Turkish petrol yatağı/sahası…
in Chinese (Simplified) 油田…
in Polish złoże ropy (naftowej)…
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