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Definition of "field" []

  • A broad, level, open expanse of land. (noun)
  • A meadow: a field of buttercups. (noun)
  • A cultivated expanse of land, especially one devoted to a particular crop: a field of corn. (noun)
  • A portion of land or a geologic formation containing a specified natural resource. (noun)
  • A wide unbroken expanse, as of ice. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "field" in a sentence
  • "Thus, if the tincture of the field should occur a second time, reference is made to it in the formula -- “_of the field_:” or, perhaps more frequently -- “_of the first_;” or, if the tincture that is named second in order in the blazoning be repeated, it is indicated by the expression -- “_of the second_;” and so on."
  • "Btw, if the bean fields start with a leading '_', ain´t using this. _field = field kinda superfluous?"
  • "Exogenous homeopathic effects • All these technologies, used as sources of artificial or natural EI, can influence the state of the \ "life field" by resonance, • (human) bioluminescence has all the properties of the \ "cosmic EI field\". • interference established between the bioluminescent field of the body / organ / cell tissue and the induced stimuli of the"